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tuberculosis
American English: /t(j)uˌbərkjəˈloʊsəs/
British English: /tjʊˌbəːkjʊˈləʊsɪs/

Translation of tuberculosis in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • The children then succumb to diseases like tuberculosis, pneumonia and meningitis.
    • There are few medicines used to treat diseases like malaria, tuberculosis and polio that have patents on them now.
    • He worked on typhoid fever and tuberculosis a disease he contracted himself.

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