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"backache" in British English

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backachenoun [C or U]

uk   us   /ˈbæk.eɪk/
B1 a ​pain in ​your back: Gardening gives me such backache.
(Definition of backache from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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backachenoun [C]

 us   /ˈbækˌeɪk/
a ​pain in ​your back
(Definition of backache from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “backache”
in Arabic ألَم في الظهر…
in Korean 요통…
in Portuguese dor nas costas…
in Catalan mal d’esquena…
in Japanese 腰痛…
in Chinese (Simplified) 背痛…
in Turkish sırt ağrısı…
in Russian боль в спине…
in Chinese (Traditional) 背痛…
in Italian mal di schiena…
in Polish ból kręgosłupa lub pleców…
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