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superbug

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsuperbugsu‧per‧bug /ˈsuːpəbʌɡ $ -ər-/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 MIHBMa type of bacteria that cannot be killed by traditional drugs
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superbugThe tots were struck down by a superbug in the intensive care unit at the London hospital.That did kill many, but some mosquitoes became resistant: A superbug had evolved.
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