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English definition of “anthrax”


noun [U]     /ˈæn.θræks/
a disease that causes fever, swelling, and often death in animals, especially sheep and cattle (= male and female cows), and can be passed on to humansVeterinary medicineFevers and infectious diseasesColds and flu
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