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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “disease”

disease

noun
 
 
/dɪˈziːz/
[C or U] (an) illness of people, animals, plants, etc., caused by infection or a failure of health rather than by an accident
病,疾病
a contagious/infectious disease
传染病
a common/rare/incurable/fatal disease
常见病/罕见疾病/绝症/致命疾病
They reported a sudden outbreak of the disease in the south of the country.
他们报告说该国南部地区突然爆发了这种疾病。
The first symptom of the disease is a very high temperature.
这种病的最初症状是高烧。
She has caught/contracted (= begun to have) a lung disease/disease of the lungs.
她患上了肺病。
Starvation and disease have killed thousands of refugees.
饥饿和疾病夺去了数千名难民的生命。
Disease and illness - general words
[C] something that is considered very bad in people or society
病症;恶疾;弊病
The real disease affecting the country is inflation.
影响该国的真正恶疾是通货膨胀。
Difficult things and peoplePreventing and impeding
(Definition of disease from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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