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English definition of “neuralgia”


noun [U]     /njʊəˈræl.dʒə/ US  /nʊrˈæl-/
short, severe pains felt suddenly along a nerve, especially in the neck or headDisorders of muscles and the nervous systemPain and painful neuralgic     /-dʒɪk/ adjective Disorders of muscles and the nervous systemPain and painful
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