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English definition of “avian flu”

avian flu

noun [U]     /ˌeɪviənˈfluː/
bird flu: an illness that kills birds and can sometimes pass from birds to peopleColds and fluFevers and infectious diseasesFevers and infectious diseasesColds and flu
(Definition of avian flu noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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