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Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease

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Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease/ˈkroɪtsˌfɛltˈjɑːˌkoʊb-/noun
Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease
/ˈkroɪtsˌfɛltˈjɑːˌkoʊb-/
noun
Learner's definition of CREUTZFELDT–JAKOB DISEASE  
[noncount]medical
: a disease of the brain that causes people to lose their memory, to no longer be able to control their muscles, and eventually to die
— called also CJD
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