Gulf War syndrome

noun

Definition of Gulf War syndrome

: a syndrome of uncertain cause including fatigue, joint pain, memory loss, skin rash, and headache that has been reported in veterans of the war fought in the Persian Gulf in 1991

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1992

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GULF WAR SYNDROME Defined for English Language Learners

Gulf War syndrome

Definition of Gulf War syndrome for English Language Learners

  • : a group of medical problems experienced by people who fought in the war in the Persian Gulf in 1991


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Gulf War syndrome

noun \ ˈgəlf-ˌwȯ(ə)r- \

medical Definition of Gulf War syndrome

: a syndrome of uncertain cause including fatigue, joint pain, memory loss, skin rash, and headache that has been reported in veterans of the war fought in the Persian Gulf in 1991

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