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flu

noun [U] uk   us   /fluː/ (formal influenza)
B1 a common infectious illness that causes fever and headache: a flu virus to catch/get/have (the) flu
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in Arabic أنْفِلْوَنْزا…
in Korean 독감…
in Malaysian selesema…
in Turkish grip…
in Italian influenza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 流行性感冒,流感…
in Russian грипп…
in Polish grypa…
in Vietnamese cúm…
in Portuguese gripe…
in Thai ไข้หวัดใหญ่…
in Catalan grip…
in Japanese インフルエンザ…
in Indonesian flu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 流行性感冒,流感…
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