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esophagitis

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noun esoph·a·gi·tis \i-ˌsä-fə-ˈjī-təs, -ˈgī-\

Definition of esophagitis

plural esophagitidesplay \-ˈji-tə-ˌdēz, -ˈgi-\

  1. :  inflammation of the esophagus



Origin of esophagitis

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1900


Medical Dictionary

esophagitis

noun esoph·a·gi·tis

Medical Definition of esophagitis

  1. :  inflammation of the esophagus



Variants of esophagitis

or chiefly British oesophagitis \i-ˌsäf-ə-ˈjīt-əs, -ˈgīt-əs, (ˌ)ē-\play play

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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "esophagitis"


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