infirmity Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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infirmitynoun [C or U]

uk   /ɪnˈfɜː.mə.ti/  us   /-ˈfɝː.mə.t̬i/ formal
illness, ​especially for ​longperiods or because of ​oldage: an ​advancedstate of infirmity She ​suffered from a ​longlist of infirmities.
(Definition of infirmity from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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infirmitynoun [C/U]

 us   /ɪnˈfɜr·mɪ·t̬i/
(a) ​physical or ​mentalweakness
(Definition of infirmity from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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