stomatitis

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sto·ma·ti·tis

noun \ˌstō-mə-ˈtī-təs\
plural sto·ma·tit·i·des\-ˈti-tə-ˌdēz\ or sto·ma·ti·tis·es \-ˈtī-tə-səz\

Definition of STOMATITIS

:  any of numerous inflammatory diseases of the mouth

Origin of STOMATITIS

New Latin
First Known Use: 1842

sto·ma·ti·tis

noun \ˌstō-mə-ˈtīt-əs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural sto·ma·tit·i·des \-ˈtit-ə-ˌdēz\ or sto·ma·ti·tis·es \-ˈtīt-ə-səz\

Medical Definition of STOMATITIS

: any of numerous inflammatory diseases of the mouth having various causes (as mechanical trauma, allergy, vitamin deficiency, or infection) <erosive stomatitis>

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