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rabies

noun [U] uk   us   /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.
Translations of “rabies”
in Vietnamese bệnh dại…
in Spanish rabia…
in Thai โรคพิษสุนัขบ้า…
in Malaysian penyakit anjing gila…
in French rage…
in German die Tollwut…
in Chinese (Traditional) 狂犬病…
in Indonesian rabies…
in Russian бешенство (болезнь)…
in Turkish kuduz, kuduz hastalığı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 狂犬病…
in Polish wścieklizna…
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