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dermatitis

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noun der·ma·ti·tis \ˌdər-mə-ˈtī-təs\

Simple Definition of dermatitis

  • medical : a disease in which the skin becomes red, swollen, and sore

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of dermatitis

plural

dermatitides

play \-ˈti-tə-ˌdēz\ or

dermatitises

  1. :  inflammation of the skin

1876

First Known Use of dermatitis

1876


Medical Dictionary

dermatitis

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noun der·ma·ti·tis \ˌdər-mə-ˈtīt-əs\

Medical Definition of dermatitis

plural

dermatitises

or

dermatititides

\-ˈtit-ə-ˌdēz\play
  1. :  inflammation of the skin—called also dermitis

dermatitic

\-ˈtit-ik\play adjective



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