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scurvy

noun /(British ) ˈskəːvi; (American) ˈskəːrviː/
(medical) a disease caused by a deficiency of vitamin C in the diet, characterized by weakness, bleeding gums, and bleeding beneath the skin
Escorbuto
In the past, scurvy was common among sailors and other people who were not able to eat fresh fruit and vegetables for long periods of time.
Translations of “scurvy”
in Chinese (Traditional) (由於缺乏維生素C引起的)壞血病…
in Chinese (Simplified) (由于缺乏维生素C引起的)坏血病…
(Definition of scurvy from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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