Definitions for ebola virusɪˈboʊ lə

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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.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Phil Smith:

    At this point, this person has not tested positive for the Ebola virus.

  2. Abdourahmane Bathily:

    There are no longer any people who had contact with a person infected by the Ebola virus.

  3. Ezekiel Togba:

    I am not worrying over the Ebola virus because I follow the necessary preventive measures and I think I am safe.

  4. Nick Bonner:

    We were told that this is due to the ongoing precautions that the country has put in place in relation to fears held there over the Ebola virus.

  5. Deputy Health Minister Tolbert Nyenswah:

    A 17-year-old corpse was tested positive for Ebola virus. This took place in Margibi County. There is no need to panic. The corpse has been buried and our contact tracing has started work.


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