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leprosy
American English: /ˈlɛprəsi/
British English: /ˈlɛprəsi/

Translation of leprosy in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • The most severe form of leprosy produces large disfiguring nodules, or lumps.
    • Programmes to control leprosy, hepatitis and dengue fever are vividly shown.
    • Both Danielssen and Boeck believed that leprosy was a hereditary disease.

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