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bursitis

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noun bur·si·tis \(ˌ)bər-ˈsī-təs\

Definition of bursitis

  1. :  inflammation of a bursa (as of the shoulder or elbow)



Origin and Etymology of bursitis

New Latin, from bursa


First Known Use: 1857


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bursitis

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noun bur·si·tis \(ˌ)bər-ˈsīt-əs\

Medical Definition of bursitis

  1. :  inflammation of a bursa (as of the shoulder or elbow)




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