Meaning of “diabetes” in the English Dictionary

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"diabetes" in British English

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diabetesnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌdaɪ.əˈbiː.tiːz/ us /ˌdaɪ.əˈbiː.t̬əs/

a disease in which the body cannot control the level of sugar in the blood

(Definition of “diabetes” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"diabetes" in American English

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diabetesnoun [ U ]

us /ˌdɑɪ·əˈbi·t̬ɪs, -tiz/

a disease in which the body cannot control the amount of sugar in the blood

(Definition of “diabetes” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)