proventriculitis

noun

pro·​ven·​tric·​u·​li·​tis ˌprō-ven-ˌtrik-yə-ˈlīt-əs How to pronounce proventriculitis (audio)
: inflammation of the proventriculus of a bird usually due to nutritional deficiencies or to parasitism

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“Proventriculitis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/proventriculitis. Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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