English-Norwegian translation of illness

Translation of the word illness from english to norwegian, with synonyms, antonyms, verb conjugation, pronunciation, anagrams, examples of use.

illness in Norwegian

medicinenoun sykdom [u], syke [u]
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Examples with translation
From my own experience, illness often comes from sleeplessness.
I was absent last Tuesday on account of illness.
She was still weak after her illness.
She was unable to come because of illness.
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Definitions of illness
1. illness - impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism
  unwellness, malady, sickness
  wellness, health the general condition of body and mind; "his delicate health"; "in poor health"
  wellness, health the general condition of body and mind; "his delicate health"; "in poor health"
  health problem, ill health, unhealthiness a state in which you are unable to function normally and without pain
  condition the procedure that is varied in order to estimate a variable's effect by comparison with a control condition
  ague a fit of shivering or shaking
  amyloidosis a disorder characterized by deposit of amyloid in organs or tissues; often secondary to chronic rheumatoid arthritis or tuberculosis or multiple myeloma
  anuresis, anuria inability to urinate
  catastrophic illness severe illness requiring prolonged hospitalization or recovery; usually involves high costs for hospitals and doctors and medicines
  prostration, collapse the act of assuming a prostrate position
  bends, caisson disease, decompression sickness, aeroembolism, air embolism, gas embolism pain resulting from rapid change in pressure
  food poisoning, gastrointestinal disorder illness caused by poisonous or contaminated food
  lead poisoning, plumbism, saturnism toxic condition produced by the absorption of excessive lead into the system
  disease an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning
  hypermotility excessive movement; especially excessive motility of the gastrointestinal tract
  indisposition a slight illness
  ozone sickness illness that can occur to persons exposed to ozone in high-altitude aircraft; characterized by sleepiness and headache and chest pains and itchiness
  toxaemia of pregnancy, toxemia of pregnancy, toxaemia, toxemia an abnormal condition of pregnancy characterized by hypertension and edema and protein in the urine
  growth vegetation that has grown; "a growth of trees"; "the only growth was some salt grass"
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Illness (sometimes referred to as ill-health or ailment) is a state of poor health. Illness is sometimes considered a synonym for disease. Others maintain that fine distinctions exist.

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