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osteoporosis

noun [U] uk   /ˌɒs.ti.əʊ.pəˈrəʊ.sɪs/ us    /ˌɑː.sti.oʊ.pəˈroʊ-/
a disease that causes the bones to become weaker and easily broken: Osteoporosis afflicts many older women.
Translations of “osteoporosis”
in Chinese (Traditional) 骨質疏鬆(症)…
in Russian остеопороз…
in Turkish kemik erimesi hastalığı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 骨质疏松(症)…
in Polish osteoporoza…
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