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migrainenoun [C]

uk   /ˈmiː.ɡreɪn/ /ˈmaɪ-/  us   /ˈmaɪ-/
severe continuous pain in the head, often with vomiting and difficulty in seeing: Do you suffer from migraines? Considering the amount of stress she's under, it's not surprising she keeps getting migraines. a migraine headache
Translations of “migraine”
in Arabic صُداع نِصفي…
in Korean 편두통…
in Malaysian migrain…
in French migraine…
in Turkish migren…
in Italian emicrania…
in Chinese (Traditional) 偏頭痛…
in Russian мигрень…
in Polish migrena…
in Vietnamese chứng đau nửa đầu…
in Spanish migraña…
in Portuguese enxaqueca…
in Thai อาการปวดศรีษะเพียงข้างเดียว…
in German die Migräne…
in Catalan migranya…
in Japanese 偏頭痛…
in Indonesian sakit kepala migren…
in Chinese (Simplified) 偏头痛…
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