osteitis

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noun os·te·i·tis \ˌä-stē-ˈī-təs\

Definition of osteitis

  1. :  inflammation of bone

Origin and Etymology of osteitis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1825


Medical Dictionary

osteitis

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noun os·te·itis \ˌäs-tē-ˈīt-əs\

Medical Definition of osteitis

plural

osteititides

\-ˈit-ə-ˌdēz\play
  1. :  inflammation of bone—called also ostitis

osteitic

\-ˈit-ik\play adjective

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