cholera

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See also: Cholera and choléra

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin cholera (bilious disease), from Ancient Greek χολή (kholḗ, bile).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɒləɹə/
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  • Hyphenation: cho‧le‧ra

Noun[edit]

cholera (uncountable)

  1. (pathology) Any of several acute infectious diseases of humans and domestic animals, caused by the Vibrio cholerae bacterium through ingestion of contaminated water or food, usually marked by severe gastrointestinal symptoms such as diarrhea, abdominal cramps, nausea, vomiting, and dehydration

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

cholera f

  1. cholera

Latin[edit]

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Noun[edit]

cholera f (genitive cholerae); first declension

  1. cholera

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative cholera cholerae
genitive cholerae cholerārum
dative cholerae cholerīs
accusative choleram cholerās
ablative cholerā cholerīs
vocative cholera cholerae

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cholera f

  1. cholera

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cholera!

  1. damn!