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ophthalmitis

[of-thal-mahy-tis, -thuh l-, op-] /ˌɒf θælˈmaɪ tɪs, -θəl-, ˌɒp-/
noun, Ophthalmology.
Origin of ophthalmitis
1815-1825
From New Latin, dating back to 1815-25; See origin at ophthalm-, -itis
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ophthalmitic
[of-thal-mit-ik, -thuh l-, op-] /ˌɒf θælˈmɪt ɪk, -θəl-, ˌɒp-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for ophthalmitis

ophthalmitis

/ˌɒfθælˈmaɪtɪs/
noun
1.
inflammation of the eye
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ophthalmitis in Medicine

ophthalmitis oph·thal·mi·tis (ŏf'thəl-mī'tĭs, ŏp'-)
n.
See ophthalmia.

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