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English definition of “rabies”

rabies

noun [U]     /ˈreɪ.biːz/
a serious disease of the nervous system of dogs and other animals , which can also cause death in humans who are bitten by an animal with this disease : Dogs , cats , foxes , and bats can all carry rabies.Veterinary medicineDisorders of muscles and the nervous system
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