rabbit_fever has definitions from the field of medicine
[ noun ] (medicine) a highly infectious disease of rodents (especially rabbits and squirrels) and sometimes transmitted to humans by ticks or flies or by handling infected animals

Used in print

(LeRoy Fothergill, "Biological Warfare", in Peter...)

In tularemia produced by aerosol exposure , one would not expect to find the classical ulcer of `` rabbit_fever '' on a finger .