A severe, often fatal flu virus of birds, especially poultry, that is transmissible from them to humans.
More example sentences
- The fear is that human and bird flu virus could mix in pigs and form a strain more easily transmittable to humans.
- Supply is not keeping up with demand for the antiviral drug that may lessen the bird flu in humans.
- Right now there is a huge concern about bird flu crossing into the human population.
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