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urticaria

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noun ur·ti·car·ia \ˌər-tə-ˈker-ē-ə\

Definition of urticaria

  1. :  hives

ur·ti·car·i·al play \-ē-əl\ adjective


Origin of urticaria

New Latin, from Latin urtica nettle


First Known Use: circa 1771


Medical Dictionary

urticaria

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noun ur·ti·car·ia \ˌərt-ə-ˈkar-ē-ə, -ˈker-\

Medical Definition of urticaria

  1. :  hives

  2. ur·ti·car·i·al \-ē-əl\play adjective




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