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consumptiveadjective, noun [C]

uk   us   /kənˈsʌmp.tɪv/ old-fashioned
(a ​person) ​suffering from ​consumption: She didn't ​live very ​long - she was (a) consumptive.
(Definition of consumptive from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “consumptive”
in Chinese (Simplified) 结核病患者…
in Chinese (Traditional) 患結核病的, 結核病患者…
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