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English definition of “arthritis”


noun [U]     /ɑːˈθraɪtɪs/
an illness that causes the parts of the body where bones meet to become painful and often bigProblems with bones, joints and teethDentistryThe teeth
arthritic     /ɑːˈθrɪtɪk/ adjective an arthritic hip/knee
(Definition of arthritis noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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