venereal disease Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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venereal diseasenoun [C or U]

uk   us   (abbreviation VD) old-fashioned
(Definition of venereal disease from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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venereal diseasenoun [C/U]

 us   /vəˈnɪər·i·əl dɪˌziz/ (abbreviation VD)
a disease caused or ​spread by ​sexualactivity with another ​person
(Definition of venereal disease from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “venereal disease”
in Spanish enfermedad de transmisión sexual…
in Vietnamese bệnh hoa liễu…
in Malaysian penyakit venereal…
in Thai กามโรค…
in Chinese (Simplified) 性病, 花柳病…
in Indonesian penyakit menular seksual, penyakit kelamin…
in Chinese (Traditional) 性病, 花柳病…
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