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pneumonia

noun [U]  us   /nʊˈmoʊn·jə/
a serious illness in which one or both lungs become red and swollen and filled with liquid: The patient died of pneumonia.
Translations of “pneumonia”
in Arabic التِهاب رِئوي…
in Korean 폐렴…
in Malaysian pneumonia…
in French pneumonie…
in Turkish zatürre, akciğer iltihabı…
in Italian polmonite…
in Chinese (Traditional) 肺炎…
in Russian пневмония, воспаление легких…
in Polish zapalenie płuc…
in Vietnamese viêm phổi…
in Spanish pulmonía, neumonía…
in Portuguese pneumonia…
in Thai โรคปอดบวม…
in German die Lungenentzündung…
in Catalan pneumònia, pulmonia…
in Japanese 肺炎…
in Indonesian pneumonia, radang paru-paru…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肺炎…
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