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diphtheria
American English: /dɪfˈθɪriə/
, /dɪpˈθɪriə/
British English: /dɪfˈθɪərɪə/
, /dɪpˈθɪərɪə/

Translation of diphtheria in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • Epidemics such as influenza, pneumonia, diphtheria, scarlet fever, and typhoid took a deadly toll.
    • Pasteur went on to discover vaccinations for chicken pox, cholera, diphtheria, anthrax and rabies.
    • Possible reactions to immunisation against diphtheria and tetanus and pertussis include fever, vomiting, and listlessness.

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