Illiterate Illnesses

Illness

Meanings and phrases

illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism; unwellness; malady; sickness

Persian Gulf illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a medical condition of uncertain origin that affected many veterans of the 1991 Gulf War; characterized by fatigue and headache and dizziness and nausea and rashes and joint pain and respiratory disorders; Gulf War syndrome

catastrophic illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. severe illness requiring prolonged hospitalization or recovery; usually involves high costs for hospitals and doctors and medicines

manic depressive illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mental disorder characterized by episodes of mania and depression; bipolar disorder; manic depression; manic-depressive psychosis

mental illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any disease of the mind; the psychological state of someone who has emotional or behavioral problems serious enough to require psychiatric intervention; mental disease; psychopathy
E.g.
  • However, she had no prior history of mental illness.
  • The EP deals heavily with the themes of mental illness.
  • She was worried that he was suffering from mental illness.

respiratory illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a disease affecting the respiratory system; respiratory disease; respiratory disorder

long illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • This was a long illness, finally breaking in 1931.
  • He died on October 20, 2007, after a long illness.
  • She died on February 19, 1989 after a long illness.

due to illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He resigned due to illness, and died on 14 July 1943.
  • He returned in 1938 to Amupolo due to illness.
  • This could be due to illness, age, or injury.

short illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He died on 7 September 2006 after a short illness.
  • Knowles died on 19 May 1844, after a short illness.
  • Hackett died in April 1870 after a short illness.

serious illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Meally died following a brief but serious illness.
  • He died in 1912 after a short, serious illness.
  • She died after a long and serious illness.

brief illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Carroll died in Los Angeles after a brief illness.
  • Suba died on 18 July 1944 after a brief illness.
  • She died after a brief illness in October, 1907.

terminal illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Faith suffers from dementia and a terminal illness.
  • All died from their preexisting terminal illness, or cardiac illnesses.
  • Kim then starred in "Fantastic", playing a drama screenwriter suffering from a terminal illness.

died of illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • On April 25, 1978, Peng died of illness in Beijing.
  • On 23 July 1160, Caliph al-Fa'iz died of illness.
  • He died of illness in 1968 at the age of 78.

severe illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A delay of six months was caused by severe illness.
  • Investigators said the victim died due to severe illness.
  • On 11 April 2013, she died following a short, severe illness.

prolonged illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Yanikian died in 2008 after battling a prolonged illness.
  • On 26 October 2017 he died after a after prolonged illness.
  • Rao died on 30 May 2017 from prolonged illness, at the age of 70.

chronic illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • 25% of all suicides attempts are committed by people with chronic illness.
  • Another diplomat, Boualem Sayes, later died in captivity from a chronic illness.
  • However, chronic illness and lack of success made Knowland return to San Francisco.

because of illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, he failed to graduate because of illness.
  • But he only appeared in two matches because of illness.
  • In the next year he died because of illness.

illness and death

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He completed the entire building except for two rooms prior to his illness and death in 1961.
  • However, the illness and death of their aunt drove them to return to their father and Haworth.
  • After the illness and death of Gyulaffy, he served as interim commander-in-chief for a short time.

injury or illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In many smaller emergency departments, nurses would triage patients and physicians would be called in based on the type of injury or illness.
  • In current prosthetic applications, the C-Leg system developed by Otto Bock HealthCare is used to replace a human leg that has been amputated because of injury or illness.
  • Even if one ignores exceptions caused by some kind of injury or illness, there are many unclear cases, including the fact that "normal" humans can crawl on hands and knees.

lengthy illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Dale Thomson died in 1999 after a lengthy illness.
  • He died in April 1983, after a lengthy illness.
  • Her husband Peter died in 1926 after a lengthy illness.

final illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He bore his long final illness with great courage.
  • His final illness, however, prevented their completion.
  • The Vandals besieged Hippo in the spring of 430, when Augustine entered his final illness.

sudden illness

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She died in Amsterdam on 23 December 1918 from a sudden illness.
  • Meanwhile, in Sicyon, Antony's wife Fulvia died of a sudden illness while Antony was en route to meet her.
  • After a sudden illness diagnosed mid-year, he died at his home on October 7, 2011, in Bozeman, Montana, age 85.
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