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dysentery

noun [U]  us   /ˈdɪs·ənˌter·i/
an infectious disease of the bowels that causes the contents to be excreted more often and in a more liquid form than usual
Translations of “dysentery”
in Vietnamese bệnh lỵ…
in Spanish disentería…
in Thai โรคบิด…
in Malaysian cirit-birit…
in French dysenterie…
in German der Durchfall (Dysenterie)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 痢疾…
in Indonesian disentri…
in Russian дизентерия…
in Turkish dizanteri, kanlı ishal…
in Chinese (Simplified) 痢疾…
in Polish czerwonka…
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