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English definition of “leptospirosis”

leptospirosis

noun [U]     /ˌlep.təʊ.spɪˈrəʊ.sɪs/ US  /-toʊ.spəˈroʊ-/ specialized
an infectious disease that damages the liver and kidneys, found mainly in dogs and farm animals and caused by bacteriaVeterinary medicine
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