Meaning of “Down's syndrome” in the English Dictionary

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"Down's syndrome" in British English

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Down's syndromenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈdaʊnz ˌsɪn.drəʊm/ us /ˈdaʊnz ˌsɪn.droʊm/

a genetic condition in which a person is born with learning difficulties and particular physical characteristics

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