Definitions for ebola virusɪˈboʊ lə

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  1. Ebola virus(noun)

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

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  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.

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  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.

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