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asthma

noun asth·ma \ˈaz-mə\

Medical Definition of ASTHMA

:  a chronic lung disorder that is marked by recurring episodes of airway obstruction (as from bronchospasm) manifested by labored breathing accompanied especially by wheezing and coughing and by a sense of constriction in the chest, and that is triggered by hyperreactivity to various stimuli (as allergens or rapid change in air temperature)
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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