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kissing disease

División en sílabas: kiss·ing dis·ease

Definición de kissing disease en inglés:

sustantivo

informal
A disease transmitted by contact with infected saliva, especially infectious mononucleosis.
Example sentences
  • Spread by saliva, the energy-sapping state is also known as the kissing disease.
  • Say hello to glandular fever, infectious mononucelosis, kissing disease.
  • They call it the kissing disease because that's a pretty damn easy way to get someone else's spit in your head.

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