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wasting diseasenoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈweɪ.stɪŋ dɪˌziːz/  us   /ˈweɪ.stɪŋ dɪˌziːz/
a disease that causes a person to gradually become very thin and weak: She suffers from a little-known muscle-wasting disease.
(Definition of wasting disease from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wasting disease”
in Chinese (Simplified) 消耗性疾病…
in Chinese (Traditional) 消耗性疾病…
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