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desmitis

[dez-mahy-tis]
noun Pathology.
  1. inflammation of a ligament.
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Origin of desmitis

< New Latin < Greek desm(ós) (see desmid) + -ītis -itis
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desmitis in Medicine

desmitis

(dĕz-mītĭs)
n.
  1. The inflammation of a ligament.
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