Translation of "tuberculosis" - English-Spanish dictionary

tuberculosis

noun [ no plural ] uk /tjuːˌbɜː.kjʊˈləʊ.sɪs/ us /tuːˌbɝː.kjəˈloʊ-/ abbreviation TB

a serious infectious disease that can attack many parts of a person’s body, especially their lungs

tuberculosis
tubercular adjective uk /-ˈbɜː.kjʊ.lər/ us /-ˈbɝː.kjə.lɚ/

(Translation of “tuberculosis” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

tuberculosis

noun /tjubəːkjuˈləusis/

( often abbreviated to TB /tiːˈbiː/) ( medical ) an infectious disease usually affecting the lungs

tuberculosis
He suffers from / has tuberculosis.

(Translation of “tuberculosis” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)