stomatitis

noun
sto·ma·ti·tis | \ˌstō-mə-ˈtī-təs \
plural stomatitides\ˌstō-mə-ˈti-tə-ˌdēz \ or stomatitises\ˌstō-mə-ˈtī-tə-səz \

Definition of stomatitis 

: any of numerous inflammatory diseases of the mouth

First Known Use of stomatitis

1842, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for stomatitis

New Latin

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stomatitis

noun
sto·ma·ti·tis | \ˌstō-mə-ˈtīt-əs \
plural stomatitides\-ˈtit-ə-ˌdēz \ or stomatitises\-ˈtīt-ə-səz \

Medical Definition of stomatitis 

: any of numerous inflammatory diseases of the mouth — see aphthous stomatitis, gangrenous stomatitis, mycotic stomatitis, vesicular stomatitis

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