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inflammation

noun

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a condition in which a part of your body becomes red, swollen, and painful
  • The drug is used to reduce inflammation.
  • Inflammation around a wound can signal an infection.

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The first known use of inflammation was in the 15th century

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“Inflammation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/inflammation. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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