Complete Definition of "measles"

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Noun
measles

  1. rubeola|Rubeola, an acute highly contagious disease, (often of childhood) caused by a virus, featuring fever, runny nose, cough, red eyes, and a spreading skin rash
  2. Any of several other similar diseases, such as German measles

Translations
trans-top|acute highly contagious disease
Czech: spalniÄky f p
Estonian: leetrid p
Finnish: tuhkarokko
German: die Masern p
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Russian: коÑÑ (kor') f
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trans-top|any of similar contagious diseases
Finnish: rokko
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ttbc|Afrikaans: masels
ttbc|Catalan: xarampió
ttbc|Dutch: mazelen
ttbc|French: rougeole f
ttbc|Swedish: mässling
ttbc|Spanish: sarampión
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