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Spanish Word of the Day: Hepatitis

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Hepatitis

Léxico relacionado con las enfermedades contagiosas

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 12/11/2004
Word: Hepatitis
(he-pa-TI-tis), sustantivo femenino
English: hepatitis
Etymology: Del griego epatos, hígado
Meaning: Inflamación del hígado.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con las enfermedades contagiosas
Example:

"Se ha respetado la ceremonia de "la forma, la etiqueta, el cascarón", y Aira "que no escribe más, que declara "No volveré a escribir" como su receta mágica, que podría corear con Burroughs "el lenguaje es un virus" (como la hepatitis) rescata intacto el presente, su destino de escritor."

César Aira, Diario de la hepatitis

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