fibrositis

noun
fi·​bro·​si·​tis | \ ˌfī-brə-ˈsī-təs How to pronounce fibrositis (audio) , ˌfi- \

Definition of fibrositis

: a rheumatic disorder of fibrous tissue especially : fibromyalgia

First Known Use of fibrositis

1904, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for fibrositis

New Latin, from fibrosus fibrous, from International Scientific Vocabulary fibrous

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The first known use of fibrositis was in 1904

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“Fibrositis.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fibrositis. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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fibrositis

noun
fi·​bro·​si·​tis | \ ˌfī-brə-ˈsīt-əs How to pronounce fibrositis (audio) \

Medical Definition of fibrositis

: a rheumatic disorder of fibrous tissue especially : fibromyalgia

Other Words from fibrositis

fibrositic \ -​ˈsit-​ik How to pronounce fibrositic (audio) \ adjective

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