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colpitis

[ kol-pahy-tis ]
/ kɒlˈpaɪ tɪs /
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noun Pathology.

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Origin of colpitis

1875–80; <Greek kólp(os) bosom, womb + -itis
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British Dictionary definitions for colpitis

colpitis
/ (kɒlˈpaɪtɪs) /

noun

pathol another name for vaginitis

Word Origin for colpitis

C19: from Greek kolpos bosom, womb, vagina + -itis
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Medical definitions for colpitis

colpitis
[ kŏl-pītĭs ]

n.

vaginitis
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