Definition for lassa (2 of 2)
or La·sa, Las·sa
Examples from the Web for lassa
In the creation of the Lassa fever test strips, they had also made a similar, but separate, Ebola test.
The scientists began working in West Africa roughly 10 years ago on another fever called Lassa.
So was Thomas Monath, the doctor who had just unraveled the natural history of Lassa fever.
Sabina was the vanithee's name; and she warned her husband to have no more dealings with Lassa Buaicht, the old man of the glen.Myths and Myth-Makers|John Fiske
So much you git for stealin' sugah!So much for lickin' lassa!Sheppard Lee, Vol. II (of 2)|Robert Montgomery Bird
Luckily for my brother he left Lassa with the Punjaub that evening, and never learned whether the theft was discovered or not.Montezuma's Castle and Other Weird Tales|Charles B. Cory
Then we went on to the great lamaserai, some distance from the town upon the Lassa road.Intimate China|Mrs. Archibald Little
There exists at Lassa a touching custom which we are in some sort jealous of finding among infidels.Overland through Asia; Pictures of Siberian, Chinese, and Tartar Life|Thomas Wallace Knox