[ kok-sal-jee-uh, -juh ]
/ kɒkˈsæl dʒi ə, -dʒə /
pain in the hip.
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Also cox·al·gy [kok-sal-jee]. /ˈkɒk sæl dʒi/.
OTHER WORDS FROM coxalgiacox·al·gic, adjective
Words nearby coxalgia
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British Dictionary definitions for coxalgia
/ (kɒkˈsældʒɪə) /
pain in the hip joint
disease of the hip joint causing pain
Derived forms of coxalgiacoxalgic, adjective
Word Origin for coxalgia
C19: from coxa + -algia
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Medical definitions for coxalgia
[ kŏk-săl′jə ]
Pain in or disease of the hip or hip joint.
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