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TB
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
tuberculosis - a serious and highly contagious lung infection transmitted by inhalation or ingestion of tubercle bacilli and manifested in fever and small sores in the lungs
  • I've seen them all born alive, and not one lost to smallpox or tuberculosis.
    Book 5 — Exodus (58% in)
  • She still suffers from the effects of several diseases she contracted in the Congo, including schistosomiasis, Guinea worms, and probably tuberculosis.
    Book 6 — Song of the Children (89% in)

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