hydrophobia

Synonyms and related words:
African lethargy, Asiatic cholera, Chagres fever, German measles, Haverhill fever, Texas fever, acute articular rheumatism, ague, alkali disease, amathophobia, amebiasis, amebic dysentery, anthrax, aphthous fever, bacillary dysentery, bastard measles, bighead, black death, black fever, black quarter, blackleg, blackwater, blackwater fever, blennophobia, blind staggers, bloody flux, breakbone fever, broken wind, brucellosis, bubonic plague, cachectic fever, canine madness, cattle plague, cerebral rheumatism, chaetophobia, charbon, chicken pox, cholera, cowpox, dandy fever, deer fly fever, dengue, dengue fever, diphtheria, distemper, dumdum fever, dysentery, elephantiasis, encephalitis lethargica, enteric fever, erysipelas, famine fever, five-day fever, flu, foot-and-mouth disease, frambesia, furious rabies, gapes, glanders, glandular fever, grippe, hansenosis, heaves, hemaphobia, hematophobia, hepatitis, herpes, herpes simplex, herpes zoster, histoplasmosis, hog cholera, hoof-and-mouth disease, hookworm, infantile paralysis, infectious mononucleosis, inflammatory rheumatism, influenza, jail fever, jungle rot, kala azar, kissing disease, koniophobia, lepra, leprosy, leptospirosis, liver rot, loa loa, loaiasis, lockjaw, loco, loco disease, locoism, mad staggers, madness, malaria, malarial fever, malignant catarrh, malignant catarrhal fever, malignant pustule, mange, marsh fever, measles, megrims, meningitis, milzbrand, monophobia, mumps, ornithosis, osteomyelitis, panphobia, paratuberculosis, paratyphoid fever, parotitis, parrot fever, pertussis, pip, pneumonia, polio, poliomyelitis, polyarthritis rheumatism, ponos, pseudotuberculosis, psittacosis, quarter evil, rabbit fever, rabies, rat-bite fever, relapsing fever, rheumatic fever, rickettsialpox, rinderpest, ringworm, rot, rubella, rubeola, scabies, scarlatina, scarlet fever, schistosomiasis, septic sore throat, sheep rot, shingles, sleeping sickness, sleepy sickness, smallpox, snail fever, splenic fever, spotted fever, staggers, strep throat, stringhalt, sullen rabies, swamp fever, swine dysentery, tetanus, thrush, tinea, toxiphobia, toxophobia, trench fever, trench mouth, tuberculosis, tularemia, typhoid, typhoid fever, typhus, typhus fever, undulant fever, vaccinia, varicella, variola, venereal disease, viral dysentery, whooping cough, yaws, yellow fever, yellow jack, zona, zoster

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  • Hydrophobia — Разработчик Dark Energy Digital Издатели Dark Energy Digital, Microsoft Game Studios …   Википедия

  • Hydrophobia — may refer to:Rabies, especially a set of symptoms of the later stages of an infection, in which the victim has difficulty swallowing, shows panic when presented with liquids to drink, and cannot quench his or her thirst. Aquaphobia, a morbid fear …   Wikipedia

  • hydrophobia — late 14c., idroforbia, a symptom of rabies in man (sometimes used for the disease itself), from L.L. hydrophobia (Celsius, 50 C.E.), from Gk. hydrophobos dreading water, from hydr , stem of hydros water (see WATER (Cf. water) (n.1)) + phobos… …   Etymology dictionary

  • hydrophobia — [hī΄drə fō′bē ə] n. [LL < Gr hydrophobia: see HYDRO & PHOBIA] 1. an abnormal fear of water 2. [from the symptomatic inability to swallow liquids] RABIES …   English World dictionary

  • Hydrophobia — Hy dro*pho bi*a, n. [L., fr. Gr. ?; y dwr water + ? fear: cf. F. hydrophobie.] (Med.) (a) An abnormal dread of water, said to be a symptom of canine madness; hence: (b) A viral disease trransmitted by a bite from, or inoculation with the saliva… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hydrophobia — ► NOUN 1) extreme or irrational fear of water, especially as a symptom of rabies. 2) rabies …   English terms dictionary

  • hydrophobia — /huy dreuh foh bee euh/, n. 1. rabies. 2. an abnormal or unnatural dread of water. [1540 50; < LL < Gk hydrophobía. See HYDRO 1, PHOBIA] * * * …   Universalium

  • hydrophobia — hy•dro•pho•bi•a [[t]ˌhaɪ drəˈfoʊ bi ə[/t]] n. 1) pat rabies 2) psi an abnormal or unnatural dread of water • Etymology: 1540–50; < LL < Gk hydrophobía …   From formal English to slang

  • hydrophobia — noun Etymology: Late Latin, from Greek, from hydr + phobia phobia Date: 1547 1. rabies 2. a morbid dread of water …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hydrophobia — noun /ˌhaɪdɻəˈfoʊbɪə,ˌhaidɹəˈfəʊbɪə/ a) An aversion to water, as a symptom of rabies; rabies itself. b) Fear of water (colloquial, fear of water is technically called aquaphobia, so not to be confused with rabies) …   Wiktionary

  • hydrophobia — SYN: rabies. [hydro + G. phobos, fear; from reports of inability to swallow and resultant resistance to oral fluids in human and animal rabies] * * * hy·dro·pho·bia .hī drə fō bē ə n 1) a morbid dread of water 2) …   Medical dictionary

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