altitude sickness
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altitude sickness(
ahl
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dih
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dud
 
sihk
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nuhs
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el mal de altura
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Altitude sickness occurs because the pressure of oxygen decreases with altitude.El mal de altura se produce porque la presión de oxígeno disminuye con la altura.
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