stomatitis

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noun sto·ma·ti·tis \ˌstō-mə-ˈtī-təs\

Definition of stomatitis

plural

stomatitides

play \-ˈti-tə-ˌdēz\ or

stomatitises

play play \-ˈtī-tə-səz\
  1. :  any of numerous inflammatory diseases of the mouth

Origin and Etymology of stomatitis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1842


Medical Dictionary

stomatitis

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noun sto·ma·ti·tis \ˌstō-mə-ˈtīt-əs\

Medical Definition of stomatitis

plural

stomatititides

\-ˈtit-ə-ˌdēz\play or

stomatitises

\-ˈtīt-ə-səz\play
  1. :  any of numerous inflammatory diseases of the mouth—see aphthous stomatitis, gangrenous stomatitis, mycotic stomatitis, vesicular stomatitis


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