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osteitis

noun os·te·i·tis \ˌäs-tē-ˈī-təs\

Definition of OSTEITIS

:  inflammation of bone
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Origin of OSTEITIS

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1847
Medical Dictionary

osteitis

noun os·te·itis \ˌäs-tē-ˈīt-əs\
plural os·te·it·i·des \-ˈit-ə-ˌdēz\

Medical Definition of OSTEITIS

:  inflammation of bone—called also ostitis
os·te·it·ic \-ˈit-ik\ adjective

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