Definitions for FLUflu

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. influenza.

    Category: Pathology

  2. a specific variety of influenza, usu. named for its point of dissemination or its animal vector.

    Category: Pathology

Origin of flu:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. influenza, flu, grippe(noun)

    an acute febrile highly contagious viral disease

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. flu(noun)flu

    a common illness causing a high temperature, headache, sore throat, etc.

    flu symptoms; a bad case of the flu


  1. flu(Noun)


  2. flu(Noun)

    Common cold.

  3. Origin: A shortening of influenza.

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