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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
Translations of “arthritis”
in Korean 관절염…
in Arabic التِهاب المَفاصِل…
in French arthrite…
in Turkish romatizma…
in Italian artrite…
in Chinese (Traditional) 關節炎…
in Russian артрит…
in Polish reumatyzm, artretyzm, zapalenie stawów…
in Spanish artritis…
in Portuguese artrite…
in German die Arthritis…
in Catalan artritis…
in Japanese 関節炎…
in Chinese (Simplified) 关节炎…
(Definition of arthritis from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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