Definition of eastern equine encephalitis in English:

eastern equine encephalitis

Syllabification: east·ern e·quine en·ceph·a·li·tis


A rare viral disease that affects horses and humans and is spread by mosquitoes, occurring mainly in eastern US states.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day noisome
Pronunciation: ˈnɔɪs(ə)m
having an extremely offensive smell