Definitions for kissing disease

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  1. infectious mononucleosis, mononucleosis, mono, glandular fever, kissing disease(noun)

    an acute disease characterized by fever and swollen lymph nodes and an abnormal increase of mononuclear leucocytes or monocytes in the bloodstream; not highly contagious; some believe it can be transmitted by kissing

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  1. kissing disease

    Infectious mononucleosis; -- so called because often spread by kissing.

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  1. kissing disease(Noun)

    Nickname for mononucleosis.


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