osteitis

noun
os·​te·​i·​tis | \ˌä-stē-ˈī-təs \

Definition of osteitis 

: inflammation of bone

First Known Use of osteitis

1825, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for osteitis

New Latin

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osteitis

noun
os·​te·​itis | \ˌäs-tē-ˈīt-əs \
plural osteitides\-​ˈit-​ə-​ˌdēz \

Medical Definition of osteitis 

: inflammation of bone

called also ostitis

Other Words from osteitis

osteitic \-​ˈit-​ik \ adjective

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