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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An acute viral disease of the nervous system of warm-blooded animals (usually transmitted by the bite of an infected animal).

Usage examples (36)
  • Without post-exposure prophylaxis, rabies is fatal.
  • I think rabies is the important one but I am not sure.
  • Hydrophobia or rabies is a second disease of this type.
  • On the other hand, once symptoms have begun, rabies is a uniformly fatal disease. for more
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