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"muscular dystrophy" in British English

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muscular dystrophynoun [U]

uk   /ˌmʌs.kjʊ.ləˈdɪs.trə.fi/  us   /-lɚ-/
a ​seriousdisease in which a person's ​musclesgraduallybecomeweaker until ​walking is no ​longerpossible
(Definition of muscular dystrophy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “muscular dystrophy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 肌肉萎缩…
in Chinese (Traditional) 肌肉萎縮…
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