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Definition of muscular dystrophy noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

muscular dystrophy

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˌmʌskyələr ˈdɪstrəfi//
 
[uncountable]
 
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a medical condition that some people are born with, in which the muscles gradually become weaker
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: muscular dystrophy