aortitis

[ ey-awr-tahy-tis ]
/ ˌeɪ ɔrˈtaɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the aorta.

Origin of aortitis

From New Latin, dating back to 1835–45; see origin at aorta, -itis
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British Dictionary definitions for aortitis

aortitis

/ (ˌeɪɔːˈtaɪtɪs) /

noun

inflammation of the aorta

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Medicine definitions for aortitis

aortitis

[ ā′ôr-tītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the aorta.

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