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alcoholism

noun [U] uk   /ˈæl.kə.hɒl.ɪ.zəm/  us   /-hɑː.lɪ-/
the condition of being an alcoholic: Alcoholism cost me my job, my health, and finally my family.
Translations of “alcoholism”
in Korean 알코올 중독…
in Arabic إدمان الخُمور…
in Portuguese alcoolismo…
in Catalan alcoholisme…
in Japanese アルコール依存症…
in Italian alcolismo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 酗酒…
in Russian алкоголизм…
in Turkish alkolizm…
in Chinese (Simplified) 酗酒…
in Polish alkoholizm…
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