Definition of World Health Organization in English:

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World Health Organization

Pronunciation: /wərld helTH ˌôrɡənəˈzāSHən/ Pronunciation: /ˌôrɡəˌnīˈzāSHən/
(abbreviation WHO)
An agency of the United Nations, established in 1948 to promote health and control communicable diseases.

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Syllabification: World Health Or·gan·i·za·tion

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