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malarianoun [U]

uk   /məˈleə.ri.ə/  us   /məˈler.i.ə/
a disease that you can get from the bite of a particular type of mosquito (= a small flying insect). Malaria causes periods of fever and makes you shiver and feel very cold. It is common in many hotter parts of the world.
(Definition of malaria from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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malarianoun [U]

 us   /məˈleər·i·ə/
a disease, esp. of the hotter regions of the earth, caused by the bite of an infected mosquito (= small flying insect)
(Definition of malaria from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “malaria”
in Korean 말라리아…
in Arabic مَلاريا…
in Malaysian demam malaria…
in French malaria…
in Russian малярия…
in Chinese (Traditional) 瘧疾…
in Italian malaria…
in Turkish sıtma…
in Polish malaria…
in Spanish malaria…
in Vietnamese bệnh sốt rét…
in Portuguese malária…
in Thai ไข้มาลาเรีย…
in German die Malaria…
in Catalan malària…
in Japanese マラリア…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疟疾…
in Indonesian malaria…
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