concussion Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"concussion" in British English

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concussionnoun [U or C]

uk   us   /kənˈkʌʃ.ən/
temporarydamage to the ​braincaused by a ​fall or ​hit on the ​head or by ​violentshaking: UK He's been ​dizzy and ​confused since the ​accident. Do you ​think he has concussion?US He's been ​dizzy and ​confused since the ​accident. Do you ​think he has a concussion?
(Definition of concussion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"concussion" in American English

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concussionnoun [C]

 us   /kənˈkʌʃ·ən/
a usually ​temporaryinjury to the ​brain caused by a ​fall or ​hit on the ​head or by ​violentshaking
(Definition of concussion from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “concussion”
in Chinese (Simplified) 脑震荡…
in Turkish beyin sarsıntısı…
in Russian сотрясение мозга…
in Chinese (Traditional) 腦震盪…
in Polish wstrząs mózgu…
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