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chronic fatigue syndrome

noun [U] uk   us   (UK also ME, abbreviation CFS)
an illness, sometimes lasting for several years, in which a person's muscles and joints (= places where two bones are connected) hurt and they are generally very tired
Translations of “chronic fatigue syndrome”
in Chinese (Traditional) 慢性疲勞綜合症…
in Chinese (Simplified) 慢性疲劳综合征…
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