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English definition of “complication”


noun [C]    /ˌkɑm·plɪˈkeɪ·ʃən/
something that makes a situation more difficult: This complication had not been foreseen. medical A complication is a problem that develops from an existing illness, making treatment more difficult: He died from complications of diabetes.
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