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English definition of “rheumatic fever”

rheumatic fever

noun [U]    
a serious disease that causes fever , swelling of the joints (= places where two bones are connected ), and possible heart damage Fevers and infectious diseasesColds and flu
(Definition of rheumatic fever noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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