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haemorrhoidsnoun [plural]

UK specialized (US hemorrhoids) uk   /ˈhem.ər.ɔɪdz/  us   /ˈhem.ɚ.ɔɪdz/
a medical condition in which the veins at the anus become swollen and painful and sometimes bleed
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(Definition of haemorrhoids from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “haemorrhoids”
in Spanish hemorroide…
in Vietnamese bệnh trĩ…
in Malaysian bawasir…
in Thai โรคริดสีดวงทวาร…
in Chinese (Simplified) 痔疮…
in Turkish basur, hemoroit…
in Russian геморрой…
in Indonesian wasir…
in Chinese (Traditional) 痔瘡…
in Polish hemoroidy…
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