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paratyphoid

[par-uh-tahy-foid] /ˌpær əˈtaɪ fɔɪd/
noun
1.
Also called paratyphoid fever. an infectious disease, similar in some of its symptoms to typhoid fever but usually milder, caused by any of several bacilli of the genus Salmonella other than S. typhi.
adjective
2.
of or relating to paratyphoid.
3.
resembling typhoid.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; para-1 + typhoid
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British Dictionary definitions for para typhoid

paratyphoid

/ˌpærəˈtaɪfɔɪd/
adjective
1.
resembling typhoid fever or its causative agent
2.
of or relating to paratyphoid fever
noun
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para typhoid in Medicine

paratyphoid par·a·ty·phoid (pār'ə-tī'foid')
adj.
Resembling typhoid.

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