adenitis

noun ad·e·ni·tis \ ˌa-də-ˈnī-təs \

Definition of adenitis

: inflammation of a gland; especially : lymphadenitis

Origin and Etymology of adenitis

borrowed from New Latin, from Greek aden-, adḗn "gland" + New Latin -itis -itis — more at aden-


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adenitis

noun ad·e·ni·tis \ ˌad-ᵊn-ˈīt-əs \

medical Definition of adenitis

: inflammation of a gland; especially : lymphadenitis

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