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infection

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ɪnˈfekʃən/
B2 a disease in a part of your body that is caused by bacteria or a virus: an ear/throat infectionBacteria, moulds, germs and virusesDisease and illness - general words
Translations of “infection”
in Korean 감염…
in Arabic عَدْوَى…
in Portuguese infecção…
in Catalan infecció…
in Japanese 感染, 伝染病…
in Italian infezione…
in Chinese (Traditional) (由細菌或病毒造成的身體部位的)感染…
in Russian инфекция…
in Turkish enfeksiyon, hastalık…
in Chinese (Simplified) (由细菌或病毒造成的身体部位的)感染…
in Polish infekcja, zakażenie…
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