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slipped disc in Illness & disability topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishslipped discˌslipped ˈdisc (also slipped disk American English) noun [countable usually singular]  MIa painful injury caused when one of the connecting parts between the bones in your back moves out of place
Examples from the Corpus
slipped discCould it be a slipped disc?He was only twenty-six and had just recovered from a slipped disc.He retired early from electrical work because of a slipped disc.