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gastroenteritis

noun gas·tro·en·ter·i·tis \ˌgas-trō-ˌen-tə-ˈrī-təs\

Definition of GASTROENTERITIS

:  inflammation of the lining membrane of the stomach and the intestines characterized especially by nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and cramps

First Known Use of GASTROENTERITIS

circa 1829

Rhymes with GASTROENTERITIS

gastroenteritis

noun gas·tro·en·ter·i·tis \-ˌent-ə-ˈrīt-əs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural gas·tro·en·ter·it·i·des \-ˈrit-ə-ˌdēz\

Medical Definition of GASTROENTERITIS

:  inflammation of the lining membrane of the stomach and the intestines

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