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economy-class syndrome
Pronunciation: / iːˈkɒnəmiklas ˌsɪndrəʊm /

Translation of economy-class syndrome in Spanish:

noun

  • uncountable
    Example sentences
    • I've heard deep vein thrombosis referred to as economy-class syndrome because of the cramped seating on airplanes.
    • By the way, on long flights, people can end up with economy-class syndrome even when traveling in expensive first-class seats.
    • The machine can also be placed under an office worker's desk and, when used for 20 minutes at a time, can help prevent cramps and deep vein thrombosis, also known as economy-class syndrome.

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