epididymitis

noun
epi·​did·​y·​mi·​tis | \ ˌe-pə-ˌdi-də-ˈmī-təs How to pronounce epididymitis (audio) \

Definition of epididymitis

: inflammation of the epididymis

First Known Use of epididymitis

1852, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for epididymitis

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“Epididymitis.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/epididymitis. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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epididymitis

noun
ep·​i·​did·​y·​mi·​tis | \ -ˌdid-ə-ˈmīt-əs How to pronounce epididymitis (audio) \

Medical Definition of epididymitis

: inflammation of the epididymis

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