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rubeola

[roo-bee-uh-luh, roo-bee-oh-luh] /ruˈbi ə lə, ˌru biˈoʊ lə/
noun, Pathology
1.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; < Neo-Latin, noun use of neuter plural of rūbeolus, equivalent to Latin rūbe(us), rōbeus red + -olus -ole1
Related forms
rubeolar, adjective
postrubeolar, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for rubeola

rubeola

/ruːˈbiːələ/
noun
1.
technical name for measles Compare rubella
Derived Forms
rubeolar, adjective
Word Origin
C17: from New Latin, from Latin rubeus reddish, from ruber red
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rubeola in Medicine

rubeola ru·be·o·la (rōō-bē'ə-lə, rōō'bē-ō'lə)
n.
See measles.


ru·be'o·lar adj.
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rubeola in Science
rubeola
  (r-bē'ə-lə, r'bē-ō'lə)   
See measles.
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rubeola in Culture
rubeola [(rooh-bee-uh-luh, rooh-bee-oh-luh)]

See measles.

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