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fibrositis

fibrositis

noun fi·bro·si·tis \ˌfī-brə-ˈsī-təs, ˌfi-\

Definition of FIBROSITIS

:  a rheumatic disorder of fibrous tissue; especially :  fibromyalgia

Origin of FIBROSITIS

New Latin, from fibrosus fibrous, from International Scientific Vocabulary fibrous
First Known Use: 1904

fibrositis

noun fi·bro·si·tis \ˌfī-brə-ˈsīt-əs\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FIBROSITIS

:  rheumatic disorder of fibrous tissue; especially :  fibromyalgia
fi·bro·sit·ic \-ˈsit-ik\ adjective

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