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Meaning & Definition of Typhoid in English

English

Typhoid

/taɪfɔɪd/

noun

1. Serious infection marked by intestinal inflammation and ulceration

  • Caused by salmonella typhosa ingested with food or water
    synonym:
  • typhoid
  • ,
  • typhoid fever
  • ,
  • enteric fever

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On the inquest it was shown that Buck Fanshaw, in the delirium of a wasting typhoid fever, had taken arsenic, shot himself through the body, cut his throat, and jumped out of a four-story window and broken his neck—and after due deliberation, the jury, sad and tearful, but with intelligence unblinded by its sorrow, brought in a verdict of death "by the visitation of God." What could the world do without juries?