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illness

Synonyms of illness in English:

noun

  • he was making a steady recovery from his recent illness
    [Antonyms] good health
  • Word links

    noso- related prefix, as in nosography
    -pathy related suffix, as in neuropathy
    nosophobia fear of illness

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