sweats

/swɛts/ (say swets)

plural noun
a sweatsuit.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Night sweats — Severe hot flashes which occur at night and result in a drenching sweat. Night sweats can have many different causes including medications, infections, and cancers. * * * sweating during sleep, a symptom frequently occurring in tuberculosis and… …   Medical dictionary

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