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malady

noun [C] uk   /ˈmæl.ə.di/ formal us  

malady noun [C] (DISEASE)

a disease: All the rose bushes seem to be suffering from the same mysterious malady.

malady noun [C] (PROBLEM)

a problem within a system or organization: Apathy is one of the maladies of modern society.
Translations of “malady”
in Spanish enfermedad…
in French maladie…
in German die Krankheit…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疾病, 病,疾病…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疾病, 病,疾病…
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