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addaword.gifdefinition of flu friend

noun
neighbours, friends and relatives who help swine flu patients by collecting medicines, food and other supplies so that the flu victims do not have to go out and spread the disease further
Medicines would be collected by a "flu friend" nominated by the patient.
Submitted by: Joanne from United Kingdom on 20/07/2009 11:54:00
Definition of flu friend from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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