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Synonyms of meningitis

Noun


1. meningitis, infectious disease

usage: infectious disease characterized by inflammation of the meninges (the tissues that surround the brain or spinal cord) usually caused by a bacterial infection; symptoms include headache and stiff neck and fever and nausea

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