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measles

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈmiː.zl̩z/
an infectious disease that produces small, red spots all over the body
Translations of “measles”
in Arabic الحَصبة…
in Korean 홍역…
in Malaysian campak…
in French rougeole…
in Turkish kızamık…
in Italian morbillo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 麻疹, 風疹…
in Russian корь…
in Polish odra…
in Vietnamese bệnh sởi…
in Spanish sarampión…
in Portuguese sarampo…
in Thai โรคหัด…
in German die Masern (pl.)…
in Catalan xarampió…
in Japanese はしか…
in Indonesian cacar air…
in Chinese (Simplified) 麻疹, 风疹…
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