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English definition of “arthritis”


noun [U]  /ɑrˈθrɑɪ·t̬əs/ us  
a disease in which a person’s joints become swollen, and in which there is some loss in the ability to move them without pain
adjective  /ɑrˈθrɪt̬·ɪk/ us  
an arthritic knee
(Definition of arthritis from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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