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pneumonia
used in In Cold Blood

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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
  • Because I caught pneumonia.
    2 — Persons Unknown (71% in)
  • So I said, 'What do you want to do, get pneumonia?'
    3 — Answer (60% in)
  • Surprised he didn't catch pneumonia, considering how cold it was.
    4 — The Corner (2% in)
  • Judge Tate had died of pneumonia the past November; wreaths, brown roses, and rain-faded ribbons still lay upon the raw earth.
    4 — The Corner (99% in)

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