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English definition of “allergic”

allergic

adjective uk   /əˈlɜː.dʒɪk/ us    /-lɝː-/
[after verb] having an allergy: I'm allergic to cats. [before noun] caused by an allergy: an allergic reaction humorous having a strong dislike of something: My dad's allergic to pop music.
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