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bunionnoun [C]

uk   /ˈbʌn.jən/  us   /ˈbʌn.jən/
a ​painfulswelling on the first joint of the ​bigtoe
(Definition of bunion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bunionnoun [C]

 us   /ˈbʌn·jən/
a ​painfulswelling on the ​mainjoint of the ​bigtoe
(Definition of bunion from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bunion”
in Arabic وَرَم في إبهام القدم…
in Korean 건막류…
in Portuguese joanete…
in Catalan galindó…
in Japanese (足の親指の付け根にできる)腱膜瘤(けんまくりゅう)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大趾囊肿…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大趾囊腫…
in Italian infiammazione dell’alluce…
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