morbilli

Definitions of morbilli
  1. noun
    an acute and highly contagious viral disease marked by distinct red spots followed by a rash; occurs primarily in children
    synonyms: measles, rubeola
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    types:
    German measles, epidemic roseola, rubella, three-day measles
    a contagious viral disease that is a milder form of measles lasting three or four days; can be damaging to a fetus during the first trimester
    type of:
    contagion, contagious disease
    any disease easily transmitted by contact
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