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Engelsk navneord: sickness

1. sickness (om tilstand) impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)illness, malady, unwellness


Mindre specifikke termerhealth problem, ill health, unhealthiness


Mere specifikke termeraeroembolism, ague, air embolism, amyloidosis, anuresis, anuria, bends, caisson disease, catastrophic illness, collapse, condition, decompression sickness, disease, food poisoning, gas embolism, gastrointestinal disorder, growth, hypermotility, indisposition, lead poisoning, ozone sickness, plumbism, prostration, saturnism, toxaemia, toxaemia of pregnancy, toxemia, toxemia of pregnancy


Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)health, wellness

2. sickness (om tilstand) defectiveness or unsoundness


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningDrugs have become a sickness they cannot cure.
A great sickness of his judgment.


Mindre specifikke termerdefectiveness, faultiness

3. sickness (om tilstand) the state that precedes vomiting


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)nausea


Mindre specifikke termersymptom


Mere specifikke termerkinetosis, morning sickness, motion sickness, qualm, queasiness, squeamishness









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