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“migraine” in British English

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migrainenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈmiː.ɡreɪn/ /ˈmaɪ.ɡreɪn/ us /ˈmaɪ.ɡreɪn/

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

(Definition of “migraine” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“migraine” in American English

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migrainenoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈmɑɪ·ɡreɪn/

a severe continuous pain in the head, often with vomiting and difficulty in seeing

(Definition of “migraine” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)