Definition of abortus fever in English:

abortus fever

noun

  • [mass noun] The commonest form of undulant fever in humans.

    • ‘This indicates abortus fever and brucellosis are synonyms of a single disease name and the term brucellosis has been chosen as the preferred term.’

Origin

1920s: from Latin abortus miscarriage.

Pronunciation:

abortus fever

/əˈbɔːtəs/