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"Disease symptoms" is a correct, or at least by far the most common usage. Google search "Lyme disease symptoms" gives 537,000 results and "Lyme disease's symptoms" 242 results. In "disease symptoms," disease is not a possessive noun but a noun adjunct or modifier. Similar examples are chicken soup and brick wall. And if anyone disagrees with ...


If UEFA is pronounced (or possibly even only thought of) as an initialism, standing for Union of European Football Associations, then the definite article is required. In this case, the article relates to the noun immediately following, that is, UEFA not committee: A member of the Union of European Football Associations' executive committee... A member ...

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