Definition of “osteoarthritis” - English Dictionary

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“osteoarthritis” in British English

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osteoarthritisnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɒs.ti.əʊ.ɑːˈθraɪ.tɪs/ us /ˌɑː.sti.oʊ.ɑːrˈθraɪ.t̬əs/

a disease that causes pain and stiffness in the joints (= places where two bones are connected)

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

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