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hepatitis

noun [U] uk   /ˌhep.əˈtaɪ.tɪs/ us    /-t̬ɪs/
a serious disease of the liver. There are three main types of hepatitis: hepatitis A, B, and C.Fevers and infectious diseasesColds and flu
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