coronitis

[ kawr-uh-nahy-tis, kor- ]
/ ˌkɔr əˈnaɪ tɪs, ˌkɒr- /
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noun Veterinary Pathology.

inflammation of the coronary cushion of hoofed animals.

Nearby words

  1. coronavirus,
  2. coronel,
  3. coroner,
  4. coronet,
  5. coroneted,
  6. coronium,
  7. coronograph,
  8. coronoid fossa,
  9. coronoid process,
  10. coronoidectomy

Origin of coronitis

First recorded in 1885–90; coron(a) + -itis

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Examples from the Web for coronitis

  • Apart from severe injury, a particularly troublesome form of coronitis may arise from the condition of the roads.

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