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diabetes

noun [U] uk   /ˌdaɪəˈbiː.tiːz/  us   /-t̬əs/
a disease in which the body cannot control the level of sugar in the blood
Translations of “diabetes”
in Arabic مَرض السكّر…
in Korean 당뇨병…
in Malaysian diabetes…
in French diabète…
in Turkish şeker hastalığı, diyabet…
in Italian diabete…
in Chinese (Traditional) 糖尿病…
in Russian диабет…
in Polish cukrzyca…
in Vietnamese bệnh đái tháo đường…
in Spanish diabetes…
in Portuguese diabete…
in Thai โรคเบาหวาน…
in German der Diabetes…
in Catalan diabetis…
in Japanese 糖尿病…
in Indonesian kencing manis…
in Chinese (Simplified) 糖尿病…
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