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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

jun′gle fe′ver(n.)

  1. a severe variety of malaria common in the East Indies.

    Category: Pathology

Origin of jungle fever:

1795–1805

Princeton's WordNet

  1. jungle fever(noun)

    severe form of malaria occurring in tropical regions

Wiktionary

  1. jungle fever(Noun)

    Any of several tropical diseases, but especially malaria

  2. jungle fever(Noun)

    A term used to describe the attraction of a person of non-African descent towards people of African descent.

Freebase

  1. Jungle Fever

    Jungle Fever is a 1991 American drama film directed by Spike Lee, starring Wesley Snipes and Annabella Sciorra. It was Lee's fifth feature-length film. The film mainly explores interracial relationships against the urban backdrop of the streets of 90s New York City. This was the film debut of Grammy Award winner Queen Latifah and Academy Award winner Halle Berry.

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