cervicitis

[ sur-vuh-sahy-tis ]
/ ˌsɜr vəˈsaɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the cervix.

Origin of cervicitis

1885–90; < Latin cervīc- (see cervical) + -itis
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British Dictionary definitions for cervicitis

cervicitis
/ (ˌsɜːvɪˈsaɪtɪs) /

noun

inflammation of the neck of the uterus
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Medicine definitions for cervicitis

cervicitis
[ sûr′vĭ-sītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the uterine cervix, frequently affecting the deeper structures.trachelitis
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