Meaning of “sexually transmitted disease” in the English Dictionary

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"sexually transmitted disease" in British English

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sexually transmitted diseasenoun [ C ]

uk /ˌsek.sjʊə.li trænzˌmɪt.ɪd dɪˈziːz/ us /ˌsek.sjʊə.li trænzˌmɪt̬.ɪd dɪˈziːz/ abbreviation STD, sexually transmitted infection, abbreviation STI

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

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sexually transmitted diseasenoun [ C ]

us /ˈsek·ʃu·ə·li trænzˈmɪt·ɪd dɪˈziz/ abbreviation STD

any disease that infects people during sexual activity

(Definition of “sexually transmitted disease” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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