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Pronunciation of Influenza: Learn how to pronounce Influenza in English correctly

Learn how to say Influenza correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word influenza:

noun
a highly contagious and often epidemic viral disease characterized by fever, prostration, muscular aches and pains, and inflammation of the respiratory passages Also called: grippe, (informal) flu
Derived Forms
ˌinfluˈenzal adjective

Word Origin
C18: from Italian, literally: influence, hence, incursion, epidemic (first applied to influenza in 1743)