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Pronunciation: sin'drom

Definition: The aggregate of symptoms and signs associated with any morbid process, together constituting the picture of the disease.

[G. syndrome, a running together, tumultuous concourse; (in med.) a concurrence of symptoms, fr. syn, together, + dromos, a running]

See Also: disease

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