Definition of rabbit fever in English:

rabbit fever

noun

informal
another term for tularemia
‘In some cases, inflamed lymph nodes may be a sign of more serious diseases, such as tuberculosis, rabbit fever, cat scratch disease and sexually transmitted diseases.’
another term for tularemia
  • ‘Francisella tularensis is the bacterium that causes tularemia (also known as rabbit fever).’
  • ‘Tularemia, also known as ‘rabbit fever’, ‘deer fly fever’, and ‘lemming fever’, has been reported throughout North America and continental Europe, Russia, China, and Japan.’
  • ‘The Soviet military conducted the first bio-weaponry experiment using rabbit fever bacterium in 1936, according to the Monterey Institute of International Studies of the United States.’