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English definition of “rheumatic fever”

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rheumatic fever

noun [U] uk   us  
a serious disease that causes fever, swelling of the joints (= places where two bones are connected), and possible heart damage
Translations of “rheumatic fever”
in Chinese (Traditional) 風濕熱…
in Chinese (Simplified) 风湿热…
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