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lurgy

noun [S] uk   /ˈlɜː.ɡi/ us    /ˈlɝː-/ UK humorous
an illness or disease, especially one that is not serious: He's got the dreaded lurgy.Disease and illness - general words
(Definition of lurgy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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