1. autoimmune disease any of a large group of diseases characterized by abnormal functioning of the immune system that causes your immune system to produce antibodies against your own tissues
  2. autoimmune diabetes severe diabetes mellitus with an early onset
  3. adamant very hard native crystalline carbon valued as a gem
  4. autoimmune disorder any of a large group of diseases characterized by abnormal functioning of the immune system that causes your immune system to produce antibodies against your own tissues
  5. Addison's disease a glandular disorder caused by failure of function of the cortex of the adrenal gland and marked by anemia and prostration with brownish skin
  6. autoimmunity production of antibodies against the tissues of your own body; produces autoimmune disease or hypersensitivity reactions
  7. animal disease a disease that typically does not affect human beings
  8. tin disease the transformation of ordinary white tin into powdery grey tin at very cold temperatures
  9. epidemic disease any infectious disease that develops and spreads rapidly to many people
  10. endemic disease a disease that is constantly present to a greater or lesser degree in people of a certain class or in people living in a particular location
  11. kidney disease a disease affecting the kidneys
  12. allemande sauce egg-thickened veloute
  13. wasting disease involving the lungs with progressive wasting of the body
  14. automatise make automatic or control or operate automatically
  15. Osmundaceae large family of ferns widely distributed in temperate and tropical areas
  16. Thomsen's disease a mild, rare, congenital form of myotonia characterized by muscle stiffness
  17. automatism any reaction that occurs automatically without conscious thought or reflection (especially the undirected behavior seen in psychomotor epilepsy)
  18. amentaceous (of plants) bearing or characterized by aments or catkins
  19. Ottoman dynasty the Turkish dynasty that ruled the Ottoman Empire from the 13th century to its dissolution after World War I
  20. oddments a motley assortment of things

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