deer fly fever

deer fly fever

noun Medicine/Medical, Veterinary Medicine.

Origin:
1935–40

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deer fly fever

noun
a highly infectious disease of rodents (especially rabbits and squirrels) and sometimes transmitted to humans by ticks or flies or by handling infected animals [syn: tularemia
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