[in-floo-en-shuh l] /ˌɪn fluˈɛn ʃəl/
having or exerting , especially great :
three influential educators.
a person who exerts or can exert strong :
according to influentials of the fashion industry.
having or exerting influence
“powerful,” 1650s, from Medieval Latin influentialis, from influentia (see influence). Earlier in an astrological sense (1560s).
[in-floo-en-zuh] /ˌɪn fluˈɛn zə/ noun 1. Pathology. an acute, commonly epidemic disease, occurring in several forms, caused by numerous rapidly mutating viral strains and characterized by respiratory symptoms and general prostration. Compare . 2. Veterinary Pathology. an acute, contagious disease occurring in horses and swine, characterized by fever, depression, and catarrhal inflammations of the eyes, […]
- Influenza a
influenza A n. Influenza caused by infection with a strain of influenza virus type A.
- Influenza b
influenza B n. Influenza caused by infection with influenza virus type B.
- Influenzal pneumonia
influenzal pneumonia n.
- Influenza c
influenza C n. Influenza caused by infection with a strain of influenza virus type C.