dengue fever definition

  • noun:
    • An acute febrile and often hemorrhagic disease endemic towards tropics, brought on by some of four types of herpes genus Flavivirus, and mostly sent to people from mosquitoes, though human-to-human transmission normally well documented.
    • an infectious illness associated with tropics transmitted by mosquitoes and described as rash and hurting mind and bones
    • An acute febrile and quite often hemorrhagic disease endemic into the tropics, due to any of four types of the herpes virus genus Flavivirus, and mostly sent to humans from mosquitoes, though human-to-human transmission normally well-documented.
    • an infectious disease of tropics sent by mosquitoes and described as rash and aching mind and joints

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