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tuberculosis

noun [U]
 
 
/tjuːˌbɜːkjəˈləʊsɪs/ ( abbreviation TB)
a serious infectious disease of the lungsRespiratory disorders
Translations of “tuberculosis”
in Spanish tuberculosis…
in French tuberculose…
in German die Tuberkulose…
in Chinese (Traditional) 結核病, (尤指)肺結核…
in Russian туберкулез…
in Turkish verem, tüberküloz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 结核病, (尤指)肺结核…
in Polish gruźlica…
(Definition of tuberculosis from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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