Definición de dengue en inglés:

dengue

Saltos de línea: den¦gue
Pronunciación: /ˈdɛŋgi
 
/
(also dengue fever)

sustantivo

[mass noun]
  • A debilitating viral disease of the tropics, transmitted by mosquitoes, and causing sudden fever and acute pains in the joints.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Also, you have to look into diseases like malaria, dengue fever, yellow fever, and typhoid.
    • Dengue fever or dengue hemorrhagic fever is a viral disease carried by mosquitoes.
    • Common scourges found in the desert include plague, typhus, malaria, dengue fever, dysentery, cholera, and typhoid.

Origen

early 19th century: from West Indian Spanish, from Kiswahili dinga (in full kidingapopo), influenced by Spanish dengue 'fastidiousness' (with reference to the dislike of movement by affected patients).

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