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ziekte in English:

1. disease disease


That disease is incurable.
Foot-and-mouth disease is highly contagious.
Disease is a threat to human beings.
A disease is a health condition that has a specific set of symptoms and traits — such as malaria or heart disease.
I'm afraid we can't rule out the possibility that she may have the disease.
In the end, because of the disease, he became unable to walk and had to use a motorized wheelchair to get around.
I've heard that eating one or two servings of fish a week will reduce your chances of getting heart disease.
It was discovered that less than one child in a hundred had been inoculated against endemic disease.
The report was put together from data collected by the Center for Disease Control.
It was innovation in Muslim communities that developed the order of algebra; our magnetic compass and tools of navigation; our mastery of pens and printing; our understanding of how disease spreads and how it can be healed.
Endometritis is a disease where bacteria enter the uterus and cause inflammation of the inner membrane.
There was a phone call from a 50-year old man who had been told he had a year left to live due to heart disease.
The best scientists are trying to find a cure for your disease. Colon cancer is considered a disease of civilisation.
The office for disease control reported a 10 percent spread.
Researchers are still a long way off from understanding the mechanism involved in Alzheimer's disease.

English word "ziekte"(disease) occurs in sets:

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2. illness illness


We take health for granted until illness intervenes.
You should have enough sense not to drink, at least during your illness.
mental illness
When you like the way you breathe, they will all take it to be a respiratory illness.
War is not an adventure. War is an illness. Like typhus.
Despite the seriousness of his illness, Mr Robinson is in good spirits.
However, what's interesting is that whilst there are people whose computer use has become a problem, there are also people who have recovered from illness because of using computers.
A year after saying those words, she succumbed to the illness she had been fighting.
You can avoid foodborne illness by having separate cutting boards for meat and vegetables.
Short-term effects of smoking include unfitness, wheezing, a general vulnerability to illness, bad breath, bad skin and so on.
A qilin with a king too has no limit on its lifespan, but this illness alone admits of no remedy.
The launch, which had been scheduled for this morning, was postponed because of the illness of shuttle Commander John Creighton.
The young woman was fighting the deadly illness, her heart full of hope.
From my own experience, illness often comes from sleeplessness.
Illness usually has a variety of causes, not just one.

English word "ziekte"(illness) occurs in sets:

Unit 2 studyboxes 1 and 2

3. condition condition


skin condition
An essential condition for a helpful interview is a quiet room in which doctor and parents can sit comfortably and in private without being interrupted.
He didn't waste a single minute, thinking constantly about how to survive and how to improve his condition.
With both mind and body in their best condition, let's look forward to the newcomers' training camp.
You have our permission to include our software on condition that you send us a copy of the final product.
We can prepare to offer you a special discount of 5% for the STL#3456, on condition that you place an order for more than 15 at one time.
That car dealer gave me a bum steer when he told me this used Toyota was in good condition.
Foreign accent syndrome is an as-yet unexplained medical condition where the patient can no longer pronounce his mother tongue correctly and seems to have a foreign accent.
The patient was in a poor condition. His condition was deteriorating every day. / I will borrow you this book on the condition that you give it back on time.
And she said CP is short for cerebral palsy, a condition causing disability.
хорошие условия|good conditions
My bike's a few years old but it's in really good condition. One of the conditions of the contract is that we can't keep pets.
Young people are in a condition like permanent intoxication, because youth is sweet and they are growing.

English word "ziekte"(condition) occurs in sets:

studybox 4 h2