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  1. Ebola hemorrhagic fever, Ebola fever, Ebolanoun

    a severe and often fatal disease in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys and chimpanzees) caused by the Ebola virus; characterized by high fever and severe internal bleeding; can be spread from person to person; is largely limited to Africa


  1. Ebolanoun

    The Ebola River in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

  2. Ebolanoun

    The Ebola virus

  3. Ebolanoun

    Ebola fever


  1. Ebola

    Ebola virus disease or Ebola hemorrhagic fever is the human disease which may be caused by any of four of the five known ebola viruses. These four viruses are: Bundibugyo virus, Ebola virus, Sudan virus, and Taï Forest virus. EVD is a viral hemorrhagic fever, and is clinically nearly indistinguishable from Marburg virus disease. The name comes from the Ebola River in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where it was first found.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ebola in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ebola in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of ebola in a Sentence

  1. Francisco Ferreira:

    The risk of the highest case of economic impact of Ebola has been reduced because of the success of containment in some countries. It has not gone to zero because a great level of preparedness and focus is still needed, I would say the outlook has moved closer to the lower case of $3-$4 billion, than the upper case.

  2. West African:

    With Ebola, it is easier to go from 100 cases to 10 cases than from 10 cases of to zero. To end it, we need ten times more effort than when the outbreak was at its height.

  3. Julianne Moore:

    Ebola is not a death sentence.

  4. Response Peter Salama:

    If we see a town of that size infected with Ebola, then we are going to have a major urban outbreak, which is going to be a real challenge, once Ebola gets into urban areas, especially poor urban slums, it's extremely difficult to get rid of the disease.

  5. Bruce Aylward:

    These results come at a critically important time - reminding us that while Ebola case numbers continue to plummet, Ebola survivors and their families continue to struggle with the effects of the disease.

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