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dysfunction

noun [U]  us   /dɪsˈfʌŋk·ʃən/
failure to operate or work well: Lab tests indicate he has some liver dysfunction.
dysfunctional
adjective  us   /dɪsˈfʌŋk·ʃə·nəl/
a dysfunctional family
Translations of “dysfunction”
in Chinese (Traditional) 功能失調, 機能不良…
in Chinese (Simplified) 功体失调, 机能不良…
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