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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ty·phus /ˈtaɪfəs/
 斑疹傷寒症

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ty·phus /ˈtaɪfəs/ 名詞
 斑疹傷寒

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ty·phus n.  Med. A contagious continued fever lasting from two to three weeks, attended with great prostration and cerebral disorder, and marked by a copious eruption of red spots upon the body. Also called jail fever, famine fever, putrid fever, spottled fever, etc. See Jail fever, under Jail.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 typhus
      n : rickettsial disease transmitted by body lice and
          characterized by skin rash and high fever [syn: typhus
          fever]