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English definition of “cirrhosis”


noun [U]     /sɪˈrəʊ.sɪs/ US  /-ˈroʊ-/
a serious disease of the liver which usually causes death: The commonest cause of cirrhosis is alcohol consumption. cirrhosis of the liverGeneral bodily disorders
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