mastitis

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noun mas·ti·tis \ ma-ˈstī-təs \

Definition of mastitis

plural mastitides play \-ˈsti-tə-ˌdēz\
:inflammation of the breast or udder usually caused by infection

mastitic

play \-ˈsti-tik\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of mastitis

New Latin, from Greek mastos breast


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mastitis

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noun mas·ti·tis \ ma-ˈstīt-əs \

medical Definition of mastitis

plural mastitides play \-ˈtit-ə-ˌdēz\
:inflammation of the mammary gland or udder usually caused by infection called also mammitis; see blue bag, bovine mastitis, garget, summer mastitis

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