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Synonyms for diabetesˌdaɪ əˈbi tɪs, -tiz

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  1. diabetes(noun)

    a polygenic disease characterized by abnormally high glucose levels in the blood; any of several metabolic disorders marked by excessive urination and persistent thirst


  1. diabetes(noun)

    A group of metabolic diseases whereby a person (or other animal) has high blood sugar due to an inability to produce, or inability to metabolize, sufficient quantities of the hormone insulin.

    diabetes mellitus, DM

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diabetic, diabetics, sugar

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