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Down's syndromenoun [U]

uk   /ˈdaʊnzˌsɪn.drəʊm/  us   /-droʊm/
a geneticcondition in which a ​person is ​born with ​learning difficulties and ​particularphysicalcharacteristics
(Definition of Down's syndrome from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Down's syndrome”
in Chinese (Simplified) 唐氏综合征…
in Turkish Down sendromu…
in Russian болезнь Дауна…
in Chinese (Traditional) 唐氏綜合症…
in Polish zespół Downa…
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