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pneumonia
used in The Grapes of Wrath

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Definition
respiratory disease characterized by inflammation and accumulation of fluid in the lungs; caused by infectious agents (e.g., viruses or bacteria) or by inhalation of certain irritants
  • Then the sickness came, pneumonia, and measles that went to the eyes and to the mastoids.
    Chapter 29 (53% in)
  • In the wet hay of leaking barns babies were born to women who panted with pneumonia.
    Chapter 29 (79% in)

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