Meaning of SYNDROME in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈsin-ˌdrōm also ]

-drəm noun

Etymology: New Latin, from Greek syndromē combination, syndrome, from syn- + dramein to run — more at dromedary

Date: 1541

1. : a group of signs and symptoms that occur together and characterize a particular abnormality or condition

2. : a set of concurrent things (as emotions or actions) that usually form an identifiable pattern

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