strep throat Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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strep throatnoun [U]

a ​sorethroatcaused by ​infection by a ​particulartype of ​bacteria
(Definition of strep throat from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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strep (throat)noun [C]

 us   /ˈstrep (ˈθroʊt)/
an ​infection of the throat caused by ​bacteria
(Definition of strep (throat) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “strep throat”
in Chinese (Simplified) 脓毒性咽喉炎…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鏈球性咽喉炎…
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