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swelling

noun [C, U]
 
 
/ˈswelɪŋ/
a part of your body that has become bigger because of illness or injury: The doctor gave me drugs to reduce the swelling in my ankle.Disease and illness - general words
Translations of “swelling”
in Korean 부어 오른 곳…
in Arabic وَرَم…
in Portuguese inchaço…
in Catalan inflor…
in Japanese 腫れ, むくみ…
in Italian gonfiore…
in Chinese (Traditional) 腫的地方,腫脹處,腫塊…
in Russian опухоль, припухлость…
in Turkish şişme, şişkinlik, ödem…
in Chinese (Simplified) 肿大处,肿胀处,肿块…
in Polish obrzęk, opuchlizna…
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