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One entry found for Lyme disease.
Main Entry: Lyme disease
Pronunciation: primarystresslimacrm-
Function: noun
Etymology: from Lyme, Connecticut, where the disease was first reported
: a serious disease that is caused by a bacterium transmitted by some ticks, that is often characterized at first by a spreading red patch on the skin, and that may result in joint pain and disorders of the heart and nervous system if left untreated

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