Definition of 'tuberculosis'
Example sentences containing 'tuberculosis'
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Or you might catch tuberculosis from a badger. The Sun (2008)The hospital has three wards normally devoted to diseases such as tuberculosis. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It's a filthy habit that spreads diseases such as tuberculosis. The Sun (2012)
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Translations for 'tuberculosis'
British English: tuberculosis /tjʊˌbɜːkjʊˈləʊsɪs/ NOUN
Tuberculosis, or TB, is a serious infectious disease that affects the lungs.
- American English: tuberculosis
- Arabic: سُلّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: tuberculose
- Chinese: 肺结核
- Croatian: tuberkuloza
- Czech: tuberkolóza
- Danish: tuberkulose
- Dutch: tuberculose
- European Spanish: tuberculosis
- Finnish: tuberkuloosi
- French: tuberculose
- German: Tuberkulose
- Greek: φυματίωση
- Italian: tubercolosi
- Japanese: 結核
- Korean: 결핵
- Norwegian: tuberkulose
- Polish: gruźlica
- European Portuguese: tuberculose
- Romanian: tuberculoză
- Russian: туберкулез
- Spanish: tuberculosis
- Swedish: tuberkulos
- Thai: วัณโรค
- Turkish: tüberküloz
- Ukrainian: туберкульоз
- Vietnamese: bệnh lao
Definition of tuberculosis from the Collins English Dictionary
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