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English definition of “diseased”

diseased

adjective uk   /dɪˈziːzd/ us  
suffering from a disease: a diseased lung/kidney diseased brain tissue Farmers were dumping or burying the diseased carcasses. The bush looked badly diseased, with black marks on all the leaves. a diseased mind/imagination a diseased societyGeneral bodily disorders
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