Übersetzung von “scurvy” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈskɜː.vi/ us /ˈskɝː.vi/

an illness of the body tissues that is caused by not having enough vitamin C


(Übersetzung von “scurvy” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


noun /(British ) ˈskəːvi; (American) ˈskəːrviː/

(medical) a disease caused by a deficiency of vitamin C in the diet, characterized by weakness, bleeding gums, and bleeding beneath the skin

In the past, scurvy was common among sailors and other people who were not able to eat fresh fruit and vegetables for long periods of time.

(Übersetzung von “scurvy” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)