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"insomnia" in British English

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insomnianoun [U]

uk   /ɪnˈsɒm.ni.ə/  us   /-ˈsɑːm-/
C2 the ​condition of being ​unable to ​sleep, over a ​period of ​time: Holly suffered from insomnia ​caused by ​stress at ​work.
(Definition of insomnia from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"insomnia" in American English

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insomnianoun [U]

 us   /ɪnˈsɑm·ni·ə/
the ​condition of being ​unable to ​sleep
(Definition of insomnia from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “insomnia”
in Korean 불면증…
in Arabic أرَق…
in Malaysian tidak boleh tidur…
in French insomnie…
in Russian бессонница…
in Chinese (Traditional) 失眠(症)…
in Italian insonnia…
in Turkish uykusuzluk, uyuyamazlık, uyuma güçlüğü…
in Polish bezsenność…
in Spanish insomnio…
in Vietnamese bệnh mất ngủ…
in Portuguese insônia…
in Thai อาการนอนไม่หลับ…
in German die Schlaflosigkeit…
in Catalan insomni…
in Japanese 不眠症…
in Chinese (Simplified) 失眠(症)…
in Indonesian insomnia…
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