Alzheimer's
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Alzheimer's(
alz
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hay
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muhrz
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (illness)
a. el alzhéimer
(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).
The doctors said my grandfather doesn't have Alzheimer's, but he is showing symptoms of dementia.Los doctores dijeron que mi abuelo no tiene alzhéimer, pero que está presentando síntomas de demencia.
b. la enfermedad de Alzheimer
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Alzheimer's can make a person forget who they are, which is very difficult for families.La enfermedad de Alzheimer puede hacer que una persona olvide quién es, lo que es muy difícil para las familias.
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Alzheimer's [ˈæltshaɪməz]
Alzheimer's disease
noun
(enfermedad (f) de) Alzheimer (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
alzhéimer
Listen to an audio pronunciation
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alzhéimer(
ahl
-
sey
-
mehr
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (medicine)
a. Alzheimer's disease
Mi abuela sufría alzhéimer y no nos reconocía.My grandmother suffered from Alzheimer's disease and didn't know who we were.
b. Alzheimer's
Una persona puede vivir con alzhéimer muchos años pero es degenerativo.A person can live with Alzheimer's for many years, but it is degenerative.
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alzhéimer
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a.
(mal o enfermedad de) AlzheimerAlzheimer's (disease)
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