noun. ['ˈtaɪfɔɪd'] serious infection marked by intestinal inflammation and ulceration; caused by Salmonella typhosa ingested with food or water.
- infectious disease
- enteric fever
Rhymes with Typhoid
How do you pronounce typhoid?
Pronounce typhoid as ˈtaɪfɔɪd.
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Sentences with typhoid
1. Noun, singular or mass
Immunizations for hepatitis A and B and for typhoid are recommended for travel in most parts of the world.
Apart from routine vaccinations, travelers should also make sure to have hepatitis A and typhoid vaccinations.