allergy


Definition: Meaning of, allergy in English to English dictionary.

Pronunciation: / ˈalədʒi /

  • noun
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allergy allergies
[uncountable and countable]
  1. a medical condition in which you become ill or in which your skin becomes red and painful because you have eaten or touched a particular substance
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allergy used in phrases

  • allergy diet (noun)
    1. a diet designed to avoid the foods that you are allergic to
  • atopic allergy (noun)
    1. an allergic reaction that becomes apparent in a sensitized person only minutes after contact
  • delayed allergy (noun)
    1. an allergic reaction that becomes apparent only hours after contact
  • food allergy (noun)
    1. allergic reaction to a substance ingested in food
  • immediate allergy (noun)
    1. an allergic reaction that becomes apparent in a sensitized person only minutes after contact
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Pronunciation: ˌdəːmətə(ʊ)mʌɪə(ʊ)ˈsʌɪtɪs
Parts of Speech: noun
myositis characterized by weakness of limb and neck muscles and much muscle pain and swelling accompanied by skin rash affecting cheeks and eyelids and neck and chest and limbs; progression and severity vary among individuals