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English definition of “preeclampsia”


noun [U]     /ˌpriː.ɪˈklæə/ US  /ˌpriː.ɪˈklæə/ specialized
a condition in which a pregnant woman or a woman who has just given birth has high blood pressure , swelling of parts of the body and too much protein in the urine PregnancyBirth
(Definition of preeclampsia noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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