Borrowed from Sinhalese, reduplication of [script?] (beri, “weakness”).
- (pathology) An ailment caused by a deficiency of thiamine (vitamin B1), leading to lethargy and organ complications.
- endemic neuritis
- dry beriberi
- wet beriberi
pathology: ailment caused by deficiency of vitamin B
- beri-beri (archaic)
- (pathology) beriberi
Declension of beriberi (type risti)
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