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syphilis

noun [U] uk   /ˈsɪf.ɪ.lɪs/ us  
a disease caught during sexual activity with an infected person which spreads slowly from the sex organs to all parts of the body
Translations of “syphilis”
in Chinese (Traditional) 梅毒…
in Russian сифилис…
in Turkish frengi, frengi hastalığı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 梅毒…
in Polish kiła…
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