from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Malaria, especially a severe form occurring in the East Indies and other tropical regions.
- n. Any of various diseases native to the tropics.
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- n. Any of several tropical diseases, but especially malaria.
- n. Attraction of a person of non-African descent towards people of African descent.
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- n. severe form of malaria occurring in tropical regions
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