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stress-related Line breaks: stress-related

Definition of stress-related in English:

adjective

(Especially of a medical problem) associated with or caused by stress or mental fatigue: last year, more than 13 million working days were lost to stress-related illnesses
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  • About 80 percent of all doctors' office visits are for stress-related complaints.
  • In Britain, more working days are lost due to stress-related illness than to industrial action.
  • Its heroine, Claire, is suffering from stress-related amnesia.

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