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laryngitis

noun lar·yn·gi·tis \ˌla-rən-ˈjī-təs\

medical : a disease in which your throat and larynx become sore so that it is difficult to talk

Full Definition of LARYNGITIS

:  inflammation of the larynx
lar·yn·git·ic \-ˈji-tik\ adjective
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Origin of LARYNGITIS

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1834
LARYNGITIC Defined for Kids

laryngitis

noun lar·yn·gi·tis \ˌler-ən-ˈjī-təs\

Definition of LARYNGITIS for Kids

:  swelling and irritation of the larynx in which the voice becomes hoarse or weak and the throat sore
Medical Dictionary

laryngitis

noun lar·yn·gi·tis \ˌlar-ən-ˈjīt-əs\
plural lar·yn·git·i·des \-ˈjit-ə-ˌdēz\

Medical Definition of LARYNGITIS

:  inflammation of the larynx

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