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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (medicine)
a. disease
La afección que sufre el paciente no es grave.The patient's disease is not serious.
b. condition
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
La afección cardiaca de Luis puede poner en riesgo su vida.Luis' heart condition can put his life at risk.
c. complaint
Mi dermatólogo me recetó un ungüento especial para tratar mi afección de la piel.My dermatologist prescribed me a special ointment to treat my skin complaint.
2. (attachment)
a. affection
La afección que siento hacia mis abuelos es enorme.The affection that I feel towards my grandparents is enormous.
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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. complaint, disease
afección cutánea/intestinal/del riñónskin/bowel/kidney complaint
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1 (cariño) affection; fondness; (inclinación) inclination
afecciones del alma emotions
2 (Med) trouble; disease
afección cardíaca heart trouble
afección hepática liver complaint
afección lumbar back trouble
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