HyperDic: whooping_cough

English > 1 sense of the expression whooping cough:
NOUNstatewhooping cough, pertussisa disease of the respiratory mucous membrane
English > whooping cough: 1 sense > noun 1, state
MeaningA disease of the respiratory mucous membrane.
Synonympertussis
Broaderinfectious diseaseA disease transmitted only by a specific kind of contact
respiratory disease, respiratory illness, respiratory disorderA disease affecting the respiratory system
Spanishcoqueluche, pertussis, tos ferina, tosferina
Catalantos ferina

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