cystitis

[ si-stahy-tis ]
/ sɪˈstaɪ tɪs /
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noun Pathology.

inflammation of the urinary bladder.

Origin of cystitis

First recorded in 1770–80; cyst- + -itis
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British Dictionary definitions for cystitis

cystitis

/ (sɪˈstaɪtɪs) /

noun

inflammation of the urinary bladder
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Word Origin and History for cystitis

cystitis


n.

c.1780, from cyst + -itis.

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Medicine definitions for cystitis

cystitis

[ sĭ-stītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the urinary bladder.
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