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English definition of “diabetes”

diabetes

noun [U]     /ˌdaɪəˈbiːtiːz/
a serious medical condition in which your body cannot control the level of sugar in your bloodDisorders and diseases of the heart and blood
diabetic     /ˌdaɪəˈbetɪk/ adjective diabetic     /ˌdaɪəˈbetɪk/ noun [C] someone who has diabetesDisorders and diseases of the heart and blood
(Definition of diabetes noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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