coqueluche

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

coqueluche (plural coqueluches)

  1. (obsolete) A type of hood historically worn by those infected with whooping cough, to keep a warm head.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

coqueluche f (plural coqueluches)

  1. whooping cough
  2. craze, bug (something that "sweeps the nation")
  3. (obsolete) coqueluche

Derived terms[edit]

  • vol coqueluche (a treatment method for treating whooping cough symptoms)

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

coqueluche f (plural coqueluches)

  1. (Jersey) whooping cough
  2. (Jersey) whelk

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

coqueluche f (plural coqueluches)

  1. (medicine) whooping cough (a contagious disease)

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