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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Infection manifested in fever and small lesions (usually in the lungs but in various other parts of the body in acute stages).

Usage examples (35)
  • The idea that tuberculosis is infectious goes back a long way to
  • But the resurgence of tuberculosis is not limited to South Africa.
  • Miliary tuberculosis is more amenable to streptomycin treatment than meningitis.
  • Transmission of tuberculosis is linked to historical patterns of human migration for more
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