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part of speech: noun

Tropical splenomegaly, Dumdum fever; a chronic, usually fatal disease occurring in India, Assam, and other parts of tropical Asia, characterized by an irregular fever, enlargement of the spleen, hemorrhages, dropsy, and extreme emaciation. The cause is a protozoan parasite, the Leishman Donovan body, or Leishmania donovani, present in the spleen, liver, and other parts of the body.

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