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Meaning of “disease” - Learner’s Dictionary

disease

noun [C, U]     /dɪˈziːz/
B1 an illness caused by an infection or by a failure of health and not by an accident: heart disease an infectious disease Disease and illness - general words
diseased adjective
affected by a disease: a diseased lungGeneral bodily disorders
Translations of “disease”
in Arabic مَرَض, عِلّة…
in Korean 질병…
in Malaysian penyakit…
in French maladie…
in Turkish hastalık, rahatsızlık…
in Italian malattia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 病,疾病, 病症, 惡疾…
in Russian болезнь, заболевание…
in Polish choroba…
in Vietnamese bệnh…
in Spanish enfermedad, mal…
in Portuguese doença…
in Thai โรคภัยไข้เจ็บ…
in German die Krankheit…
in Catalan malaltia…
in Japanese 病気…
in Indonesian penyakit…
in Chinese (Simplified) 病,疾病, 病症, 恶疾…
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