Synonyms

1. chlamydia

noun. ['klæˈmaɪdiːə, klæˈmɪdiːə'] a sexually transmitted infection caused by bacteria of the genus Chlamydia.

Synonyms

  • Venus's curse
  • social disease
  • STD
  • dose
  • sexually transmitted disease
  • venereal disease
  • Cupid's disease
  • Cupid's itch
  • venereal infection

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Rhymes with Chlamydia

  • actinidia
  • numidia
  • nydia
  • lydia

How do you pronounce chlamydia?

Pronounce chlamydia as klæˈmɪdiə.

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Sentences with chlamydia


1. Noun, singular or mass
A sore throat caused by chlamydia may be accompanied by low-grade fever and swollen lymph nodes in the neck.

2. Noun, plural
However, chlamydia can lead to serious medical complications if it remains untreated.

2. chlamydia

noun. ['klæˈmaɪdiːə, klæˈmɪdiːə'] coccoid rickettsia infesting birds and mammals; cause infections of eyes and lungs and genitourinary tract.

Synonyms

  • true bacteria
  • Chlamydia psittaci
  • eubacterium
  • genus Chlamydia
  • eubacteria
  • Chlamydia trachomatis
  • C. psittaci
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