Mumps - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |mĘŚmps|  American pronunciation of the word mumps
Brit.  |mĘŚmps|  British pronunciation of the word mumps

noun

- an acute contagious viral disease characterized by fever and by swelling of the parotid glands

Examples

The illness was diagnosed as mumps.

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