Definition of “muscular dystrophy” - English Dictionary

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“muscular dystrophy” in British English

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muscular dystrophynoun [ U ]

uk /ˌmʌs.kjə.lə ˈdɪs.trə.fi/ us /ˌmʌs.kjə.lɚ ˈdɪs.trə.fi/

a serious disease in which a person's muscles gradually become weaker until walking is no longer possible

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

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