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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A disease caused by a virus that causes fever, coughing, and muscle pains.

Usage examples (28)
  • An influenza epidemic killed millions of people in the early 20th century.
  • The name influenza comes from the Italian: influenza, meaning
  • The name influenza comes from the Italian: influenza, meaning "influence" (Latin: influentia).
  • “The word influenza comes from the Old Italian,” she said. for more
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