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Tourette's syndrome

noun [U] uk   /tʊəˈretsˌsɪn.drəʊm/ us    /tʊˈretsˌsɪn.droʊm/
a rare illness of the brain in which a person makes noises and movements that he or she cannot control, often saying offensive words without meaning to
Translations of “Tourette's syndrome”
in Chinese (Traditional) 圖雷特氏綜合徵,多發性抽動穢語綜合徵…
in Chinese (Simplified) 图雷特氏综合征,多发性抽动秽语综合征…
(Definition of Tourette's syndrome from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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