Cephalitis - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˌsefəˈlaɪtɪs|
Brit.  |ˌsefəˈlaɪtɪs|

noun

- inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus; symptoms include headache and neck pain and drowsiness and nausea and fever (`phrenitis' is no longer in scientific use) (syn: encephalitis, phrenitis)
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