Meaning of “leprosy” in the English Dictionary

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"leprosy" in British English

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leprosynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈlep.rə.si/ us /ˈlep.rə.si/

an infectious disease that damages a person's nerves and skin

(Definition of “leprosy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"leprosy" in American English

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leprosynoun [ U ]

us /ˈlep·rə·si/

an infectious disease that damages a person’s nerves and skin

(Definition of “leprosy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)