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typhoid
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a serious infection marked by intestinal inflammation and ulceration; caused by contaminated food or water
  • That there might be an awkward affair with Wrench, Lydgate saw at once; but the ease was serious enough to make him dismiss that consideration: he was convinced that Fred was in the pink-skinned stage of typhoid fever, and that he had taken just the wrong medicines.
    Book 3 — Waiting for Death (36% in)
  • But since he did not mean to marry for the next five years—his more pressing business was to look into Louis' new book on Fever, which he was specially interested in, because he had known Louis in Paris, and had followed many anatomical demonstrations in order to ascertain the specific differences of typhus and typhoid.
    Book 2 — Old and Young (40% in)

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