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haemorrhoids

noun [plural] UK specialized (US hemorrhoids)     /ˈhem.ər.ɔɪdz/ US  /-ɚ-/
a medical condition in which the veins at the anus become swollen and painful and sometimes bleed → Synonym pilesDisorders and diseases of the heart and blood
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