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Another word for disease

  1. A pathological condition of mind or body

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Another word for disease


Synonym Study

  • Ailment refers to a chronic, annoying disorder of whatever degree of seriousness the minor ailments of the aged
  • Malady usually refers to a deep-seated chronic disease, frequently one that is ultimately fatal
  • Condition and affection refer to a disorder of a specific organ or part a heart condition, an affection of the spleen
  • Disease may apply generally to any deviation of the body from its normal or healthy state, or it may refer to a particular disorder with a specific cause and characteristic symptoms