syphilis
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈsɪfɪlɪs/
Noun

syphilis (uncountable)

  1. (disease) A disease spread via sexual activity, caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum.
    Synonyms: great-pox, French disease, French pox, lues, lues venerea, syph
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    Hypernyms: STD, VD
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