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flu

noun [U]
 
 
/fluː/
B1 an illness like a very bad cold, that makes you feel hot and weak: I had the flu last week.Colds and fluFevers and infectious diseases
Translations of “flu”
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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