Where better to test cultures of anthrax, typhoid, plague and tularemia than on an island in a sea in the middle of the desert?
Cholera and typhoid were rampant and overseers used pick handles to physically force miners into the shafts.
Imagine clicking on the TV and catching a show called Cooking with typhoid Mary.
Cholera and typhoid fever are transmitted when I ingest contaminated food or drink.
In general, flies may be said to be the chief agency in the spread of typhoid in villages and camps.
The doctor pronounced it typhoid and he was with us for nine weeks.
In the winter, or when typhoid fevers prevail, use Mercurius and Rhus tox.
I was passing on my way to see a poor labourer with typhoid.
A recent epidemic of typhoid in New York City was traced to a single typhoid carrier on a farm far from the city.
And did not he die of typhoid within two weeks of committing that foolishness?
1800, literally "resembling typhus," from typhus + suffix from Greek -oeides "like," from eidos "form, shape" (see -oid). The noun is from 1861, a shortened form of typhoid fever (1845), so called because it was originally thought to be a variety of typhus. Typhoid Mary (1909) was Mary Mallon (d.1938), a typhoid carrier who worked as a cook and became notorious after it was learned she had unwittingly infected hundreds in U.S.
typhoid ty·phoid (tī'foid')
Typhoid fever. adj. ty·phoi·dal (tī-foid'l)
Of, relating to, or resembling typhoid fever.