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Definición de “disease” en inglés

disease

noun     /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 .Disease and illness - general words [C] something that is considered very bad in people or society : The real disease affecting the country is inflation .Difficult things and peoplePreventing and impeding
(Definition of disease noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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