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"eczema" in British English

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eczemanoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈek.sɪ.mə/
a ​skincondition in which ​areas of the ​skinbecomered, ​rough, and ​sore and make you ​want to ​rub them: As a ​youngboy he ​suffered from eczema.
(Definition of eczema from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"eczema" in American English

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eczemanoun [U]

 us   /ˈek·sə·mə, ˈeɡ·zə-, ɪɡˈzi-/
a ​skincondition in which ​areas of the ​skinbecomered, ​rough, and ​sore
(Definition of eczema from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “eczema”
in Spanish eczema…
in Vietnamese bệnh chàm…
in Malaysian ekzema…
in Thai โรคเรื้อนกวาง…
in French eczéma…
in German das Ekzem…
in Chinese (Simplified) 湿疹…
in Turkish egzama…
in Russian экзема…
in Indonesian eksim…
in Chinese (Traditional) 濕疹…
in Polish wyprysk, egzema…
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