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Pronunciation: kah'od-ze'ra

Definition: A disease similar to sleeping sickness, caused by Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense, prevalent in Zimbabwe (the former Rhodesia).

See Also: Rhodesian trypanosomiasis

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