pneumonia Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"pneumonia" in British English

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pneumonianoun [U]

uk   /njuːˈməʊ.ni.ə/  us   /nuːˈmoʊ.njə/
a ​seriousillness in which one or both ​lungsbecomered and ​swollen and ​filled with ​liquid: People who are ​bedridden can ​easily get pneumonia.catch/get pneumonia informal to make yourself ​ill by getting too ​cold: She'll ​catch pneumonia going out without a ​coat in this ​weather!
(Definition of pneumonia from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pneumonia" in American English

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pneumonianoun [U]

 us   /nʊˈmoʊn·jə/
a ​seriousillness in which one or both ​lungsbecomered and ​swollen and ​filled with ​liquid: The ​patientdied of pneumonia.
(Definition of pneumonia from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pneumonia”
in Korean 폐렴…
in Arabic التِهاب رِئوي…
in Malaysian pneumonia…
in French pneumonie…
in Russian пневмония, воспаление легких…
in Chinese (Traditional) 肺炎…
in Italian polmonite…
in Turkish zatürre, akciğer iltihabı…
in Polish zapalenie płuc…
in Spanish pulmonía, neumonía…
in Vietnamese viêm phổi…
in Portuguese pneumonia…
in Thai โรคปอดบวม…
in German die Lungenentzündung…
in Catalan pneumònia, pulmonia…
in Japanese 肺炎…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肺炎…
in Indonesian pneumonia, radang paru-paru…
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