Near rhymes   Synonyms / Related   [Definitions]  

Definitions of Legionnaires' disease:
  • noun:   acute (sometimes fatal) lobar pneumonia caused by bacteria of a kind first recognized after an outbreak of the disease at an American Legion convention in Philadelphia in 1976; characterized by fever and muscle and chest pain and headache and chills and a dry cough

Related words...
(New!) Usage examples...

Search for Legionnaires' disease at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2019 Datamuse