salmonellosis definition by Webster's New World
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a disease caused by various strains of salmonella and characterized by fever and intestinal disorders
Origin: ; from salmonella plush -osis
salmonellosis definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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noun pl. sal·mo·nel·lo·ses
Infection with salmonellae, marked by intestinal problems and fever and caused especially by eating certain improperly stored or undercooked foods.
salmonellosis - Medical Definition
Infection with bacteria of the genus Salmonella, characterized by gastroenteritis and fever, and caused especially by eating improperly stored or undercooked foods.