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English translation: aphthous

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Swedish term or phrase:aftösa
English translation:aphthous
Entered by: Daphne b
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19:35 May 10, 2002
Swedish to English translations [PRO]
Medical / Odontology
Swedish term or phrase: aftösa
en preparat att utläka aftösa sår i munhålan
David Rumsey
Canada
Local time: 06:37
aphtha
Explanation:
Greek word also used in English. A small white or grayish ulcer, usually occurring in the
mouth or gastrointestinal tract due to a virus or fungal infection. See also link below

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Note added at 2002-05-10 20:47:08 (GMT)
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aphtha, aphthae (pl.). The adjective is \"aphthous\".
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Daphne b
Sweden
Local time: 15:37
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5 +1aphthaDaphne b


  

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aphtha


Explanation:
Greek word also used in English. A small white or grayish ulcer, usually occurring in the
mouth or gastrointestinal tract due to a virus or fungal infection. See also link below

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Note added at 2002-05-10 20:47:08 (GMT)
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aphtha, aphthae (pl.). The adjective is \"aphthous\".


    Reference: http://www.harcourt.com/dictionary/def/6/7/8/6/678600.html
Daphne b
Sweden
Local time: 15:37
Native speaker of: Native in GreekGreek
PRO pts in pair: 78

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