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English definition of “repetitive strain injury”

repetitive strain injury

noun [U] uk   (abbreviation RSI) us  
a painful medical condition that can cause damage to the hands, wrists, upper arms, and backs, especially of people who use computers and other forms of keyboardProblems with bones, joints and teethDentistryThe teeth
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