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sleeping sicknessnoun [U]

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an ​Africandisease that ​causesfever, ​severeloss of ​energy, ​weightloss, and sometimes ​death
(Definition of sleeping sickness from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sleeping sickness”
in Chinese (Simplified) 昏热病(非洲的一种疾病)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 昏睡病(非洲的一種疾病)…
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