Try Our Apps


Avoid these words. Seriously.

Spanish influenza

noun, Pathology.
the pandemic respiratory infection that spread throughout the world during 1917–18. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Spanish influenza
Historical Examples
Spanish influenza in Medicine

Spanish influenza Span·ish influenza (spān'ĭsh)
Influenza that caused several waves of pandemic in 1918-1919, resulting in over 20 million deaths worldwide.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for spanish influenza

Word Value for Spanish

Scrabble Words With Friends