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scarlet fevernoun [U]

uk   /ˌskɑː.lət ˈfiː.vər/  us   /ˌskɑːr.lət ˈfiː.vɚ/
an infectious illness that causes a sore throat, a high body temperature, and red spots on the skin
(Definition of scarlet fever from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “scarlet fever”
in Chinese (Simplified) 猩红热…
in Chinese (Traditional) 猩紅熱…
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