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disease

noun uk   us   /dɪˈziːz/
B1 [C or U] (an) illness of people, animals, plants, etc., caused by infection or a failure of health rather than by an accident: a contagious/infectious disease a common/rare/incurable/fatal disease They reported a sudden outbreak of the disease in the south of the country. The first symptom of the disease is a very high temperature. She has caught/contracted (= begun to have) a lung disease/disease of the lungs. Starvation and disease have killed thousands of refugees. [C] something that is considered very bad in people or society: The real disease affecting the country is inflation.
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en árabe مَرَض, عِلّة…
en coreano 질병…
in Malaysian penyakit…
en francés maladie…
en turco hastalık, rahatsızlık…
en italiano malattia…
en chino (tradicionál) 病,疾病, 病症, 惡疾…
en ruso болезнь, заболевание…
en polaco choroba…
in Vietnamese bệnh…
en español enfermedad, mal…
en portugués doença…
in Thai โรคภัยไข้เจ็บ…
en alemán die Krankheit…
en catalán malaltia…
en japonés 病気…
in Indonesian penyakit…
en chino (simplificado) 病,疾病, 病症, 恶疾…
(Definition of disease from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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