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English definition of “carpal tunnel syndrome”

carpal tunnel syndrome

noun [U] uk   /ˌkɑː.pəlˈtʌn.əlˌsɪn.drəʊm/ us    /ˌkɑːr.pəlˈtʌn.əlˌsɪndroʊm/ specialized
a medical condition of pain and weakness in the hand, caused by repeated pressure on a nerve in the wristProblems with bones, joints and teethDentistryThe teeth
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