cryptitis

[ krĭp-tītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of a crypt or crypts, particularly in the rectum.

Nearby words

  1. cryptanalytics,
  2. cryptanalyze,
  3. cryptectomy,
  4. cryptesthesia,
  5. cryptic,
  6. crypto,
  7. crypto-,
  8. crypto-jew,
  9. cryptoanalysis,
  10. cryptobiont


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