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diabetesnoun [U]

uk   /ˌdaɪəˈbiː.tiːz/  us   /-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)

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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)
Translations of “diabetes”
in Korean 당뇨병…
in Arabic مَرض السكّر…
in Malaysian diabetes…
in French diabète…
in Russian диабет…
in Chinese (Traditional) 糖尿病…
in Italian diabete…
in Turkish şeker hastalığı, diyabet…
in Polish cukrzyca…
in Spanish diabetes…
in Vietnamese bệnh đái tháo đường…
in Portuguese diabete…
in Thai โรคเบาหวาน…
in German der Diabetes…
in Catalan diabetis…
in Japanese 糖尿病…
in Chinese (Simplified) 糖尿病…
in Indonesian kencing manis…
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