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noun [uncountable] medical     Ebola pronunciation in British English
/iˈbəʊlə/

or Ebola virus     Ebola virus pronunciation in British English

 
  1. a serious disease that causes you to lose blood from all parts of your body and has a very high death rate
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The name 'Ebola' was given to the disease in 1976 by people who were researching the early outbreaks. It comes from the Lingala language of central Africa and means 'dark river'.
 
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