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osteoarthritisnoun [U]

uk   /ˌɒs.ti.əʊ.ɑːˈθraɪ.tɪs/  us   /ˌɑː.sti.oʊ.ɑːrˈθraɪ.t̬əs/
a ​disease that ​causespain and ​stiffness in the joints (= ​places where two ​bones are ​connected)
(Definition of osteoarthritis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “osteoarthritis”
in Chinese (Simplified) 骨关节炎…
in Chinese (Traditional) 骨關節炎…
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