laryngitis

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noun lar·yn·gi·tis \ˌla-rən-ˈjī-təs\

Definition of laryngitis

  1. :  inflammation of the larynx

laryngitic

play \-ˈji-tik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of laryngitis

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1834


LARYNGITIS Defined for English Language Learners

laryngitis

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noun lar·yn·gi·tis \ˌla-rən-ˈjī-təs\

Definition of laryngitis for English Language Learners

  • medical : a disease in which your throat and larynx become sore so that it is difficult to talk


LARYNGITIS Defined for Kids

laryngitis

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noun lar·yn·gi·tis \ˌler-ən-ˈjī-təs\

Definition of laryngitis for Students

  1. :  swelling and irritation of the larynx in which the voice becomes hoarse or weak and the throat sore


Medical Dictionary

laryngitis

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noun lar·yn·gi·tis \ˌlar-ən-ˈjīt-əs\

Medical Definition of laryngitis

plural

laryngitides

\-ˈjit-ə-ˌdēz\play
  1. :  inflammation of the larynx



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