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myelitis

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noun, my·e·li·tis \ˌmī-ə-ˈlī-təs\

Definition of myelitis

plural myelitidesplay \-ˈli-tə-ˌdēz\

  1. :  inflammation of the spinal cord or of the bone marrow



Origin of myelitis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1835


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myelitis

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noun my·e·li·tis \ˌmī-ə-ˈlīt-əs\

Medical Definition of myelitis

plural myelitides \-ˈlit-ə-ˌdēz\play

  1. :  inflammation of the spinal cord or of the bone marrow

myelitic \-ˈlit-ik\play adjective



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