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Translation of beriberi in English:

sustantivo masculino

Example sentences
  • Con todo, el beriberi se resiste a abandonar el mundo.
  • Son un buen medicamento alimenticio, curan y evitan escorbutos y beriberi.
  • En el gran tránsito marítimo, la tripulación enfermaba de beriberi.

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