enterocolitis

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noun en·tero·co·li·tis \ˌen-tə-rō-kə-ˈlī-təs\

Definition of enterocolitis

  1. :  enteritis affecting both the large and small intestine

Origin and Etymology of enterocolitis

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1857


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enterocolitis

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noun en·tero·co·li·tis \ˌent-ə-rō-kə-ˈlīt-əs\

Medical Definition of enterocolitis

  1. :  enteritis affecting both the large and small intestine


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