D. Harper. “Etymology of ebola.” Online Etymology Dictionary. https://www.etymonline.com/word/ebola (accessed $(datetime)).
updated on September 03, 2012
Definitions of ebola from WordNet
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;
Synonyms: Ebola hemorrhagic fever / Ebola fever
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