glossitis

noun glos·si·tis \ glä-ˈsī-təs , ˈglȯ- \

Definition of glossitis

: inflammation of the tongue

First Known Use of glossitis

circa 1834

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glossitis

noun glos·si·tis \ -ˈsīt-əs \

medical Definition of glossitis

: inflammation of the tongue

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