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adenitis

[ ad-n-ahy-tis ]
/ ˌæd nˈaɪ tɪs /
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noun Pathology.
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Origin of adenitis

First recorded in 1840–50; aden- + -itis
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British Dictionary definitions for adenitis

adenitis
/ (ˌædəˈnaɪtɪs) /

noun
inflammation of a gland or lymph node

Word Origin for adenitis

C19: New Latin, from adeno- + -itis
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Medical definitions for adenitis

adenitis
[ ăd′n-ītĭs ]

n.
Inflammation of a lymph node or gland.
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