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hernia

noun [C] uk   /ˈhɜː.ni.ə/ us    /ˈhɝː-/
a medical condition in which an organ pushes through the muscle which surrounds it
Translations of “hernia”
in Spanish hernia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 疝氣,(器官)露出…
in Russian грыжа…
in Turkish fıtık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 疝,突出…
in Polish przepuklina…
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