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dysenterynoun [U]

us   /ˈdɪs·ənˌter·i/
an infectious disease of the bowels that causes the contents to be excreted more often and in a more liquid form than usual
(Definition of dysentery from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dysentery”
in Spanish disentería…
in Vietnamese bệnh lỵ…
in Malaysian cirit-birit…
in Thai โรคบิด…
in French dysenterie…
in German der Durchfall (Dysenterie)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 痢疾…
in Turkish dizanteri, kanlı ishal…
in Russian дизентерия…
in Indonesian disentri…
in Chinese (Traditional) 痢疾…
in Polish czerwonka…
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