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illness

Pronunciation: /ˈɪlnəs; ˈɪlnɪs/

Translation of illness in Spanish:

noun/nombre

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  • enfermedad (feminine), dolencia (feminine) [formal] they've had a lot of illness in that family en esa familia han tenido muchas enfermedades illness prevented him attending the ceremony no pudo asistir a la ceremonia por estar enfermo or por razones de salud

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significance …
Cultural fact of the day

Today is the Día de los Santos Inocentes, a religious festival celebrated in the Spanish-speaking world to commemorate the New Testament story of the massacre of the "Innocents", by playing practical jokes, or inocentadas, on one another. The classic inocentada is to hang paper dolls on someone's back without their knowing. Spoof news stories also appear in newspapers and the media.