Meaning of “typhoid fever” in the English Dictionary

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"typhoid (fever)" in American English

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typhoid (fever)noun [ U ]

us /ˈtɑɪ·fɔɪd (ˈfi·vər)/

an infectious disease spread by bacteria, esp. in water and food, causing fever and severe pain in the bowels

(Definition of “typhoid (fever)” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)