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English definition of “complication”

complication

noun [C]     /ˌkɒmplɪˈkeɪʃən/
DIFFICULTY something that makes a situation more difficultDifficult things and peoplePreventing and impeding
MEDICAL PROBLEM a new medical problem that develops when you are already sick: Eye problems can be a complication of diabetes.Being and falling illDisease and illness - general words
(Definition of complication noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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