What does blackwater mean?

blackwater meaning in General Dictionary

any of several individual or pet diseases characterized by dark urine resulting from quick break down of purple blood cells utilized particularly of blackwater temperature a severe form of malaria caused by the bloodstream parasite Plasmodium falciparum

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  • any of several human or pet conditions characterized by dark urine caused by quick breakdown of red blood cells

Sentence Examples with the word blackwater

In the south, the Lee and the Blackwater intersect the mountains of Kerry and Cork flowing east, and turn abruptly into estuaries opening south.

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