new-variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease
a form of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease thought to be transmitted by eating beef or beef products infected with BSEOften shortened to: new-variant CJD, variant CJD, (Abbreviation) nvCJD, (Abbreviation) vCJD
Why Is It Called Soccer?In a few countries this game is referred to by names having nothing to do with balls - it is called soccer. Why do American English speakers do this?
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