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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (suffering from disease)
a. enfermo
Before planting, discard any bulbs that are diseased or damaged.Antes de plantarlos, desecha los bulbos que estén enfermos o dañados.
b. afectado
A certain amount of healthy tissue was removed along with the diseased tissue.Se extirpó cierta cantidad de tejido sano junto con el tejido afectado.
2. (abnormal and corrupt)
a. enfermo
A new school of thought claimed that it was society that was diseased, rather than the individual.Una nueva escuela de pensamiento afirmó que era la sociedad la que estaba enferma y no el individuo.
b. morboso
Surely these paintings are the product of a diseased mind.Seguro que estos cuadros son el producto de una mente morbosa.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (plant, limb)
a. enfermo(a)
to be diseasedestar afectado(a) por una enfermedad
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diseased [dɪˈziːzd]
[+person, animal, plant] enfermo; [+tissue] dañado; afectado; [+mind] enfermo; morboso;
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