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hepatitisnoun [U]

uk   /ˌhep.əˈtaɪ.tɪs/  us   /-t̬ɪs/
a ​seriousdisease of the liver. There are three ​maintypes of hepatitis: hepatitis A, B, and C.
(Definition of hepatitis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hepatitisnoun [U]

 us   /ˌhep·əˈtɑɪ·t̬əs/
a ​disease of the ​liver (= an ​organ in the ​body)
(Definition of hepatitis from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hepatitis”
in Spanish hepatitis…
in Vietnamese bệnh viêm gan…
in Malaysian hepatitis…
in Thai โรคตับอักเสบ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肝炎(主要包括甲型、乙型和丙型三种类型)…
in Turkish sarılık, hepatit…
in Russian гепатит…
in Indonesian hepatitis…
in Chinese (Traditional) 肝炎(主要包括 A 型、B 型和 C 型三種類型)…
in Polish żółtaczka…
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