What does ebola virus mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Ebola virus(noun)

    a filovirus that causes Ebola hemorrhagic fever; carried by animals; can be used as a bioweapon

GCIDE

  1. Ebola virus(n.)

    an exceptionally virulent hemorrhaic virus with a high mortality rate, first recognized in an outbreak on the Ebola river in africa.

Wiktionary

  1. Ebola virus(Noun)

    An extremely contagious filovirus of African origin that causes Ebola fever, spread through contact with bodily fluids or secretions of infected persons and by airborne particles.

  2. Origin: Named after the Ebola River.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ebola virus in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ebola virus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jonathan Ball:

    This confirms that Ebola virus can persist in the genital tract for a considerable length of time, months after the virus has disappeared from the blood, and worryingly shows that this long-lived reservoir is a potential source of new infections.

  2. Ezekiel Togba:

    I am going to vote because it is my right. I do not want certain people (in power) who are not in the interest of the Liberian people, i am not worrying over the Ebola virus because I follow the necessary preventive measures and I think I am safe.

  3. Jay Varkey:

    These findings have implications for the thousands of Ebola virus disease survivors in West Africa and also for health care providers who have been evacuated to their home countries for ongoing care, surveillance for the development of eye disease in the post-Ebola period is needed.

  4. Health Ministry:

    It is a known fact that, during convalescence from Ebola Virus Disease, persons continue to shed virus in bodily fluids for variable periods, However, presence of virus in his semen samples may have the possibility of transmitting the disease through sexual route up to 90 days from time of clinical cure.

  5. Charlie Bateson:

    Although the Ebola virus is not airborne at this time and can only be caught through coming in contact with the bodily fluids of an infected person, and is currently limited to destinations in West Africa, we have recently experienced a small number of clients deferring their holiday plans to the rest of the continent, we remain in constant contact with the FCO, WHO and with tourist boards and our supplier partners across the world.

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