Ebola Definition

ĭ-bō lə, ĕ-, ē-
noun
An acute, usually fatal form of hemorrhagic fever that is caused by this virus and is characterized by fever, headache, muscle pain, vomiting, diarrhea, and bleeding, especially from the mucous membranes and gastrointestinal tract.
American Heritage Medicine
A filovirus that causes disease in humans and nonhuman primates and spreads through contact with bodily fluids of infected people and animals. Bats are thought to be the host reservoir for the virus.
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pronoun
The Ebola River in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
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