heliencephalitis

[ hē′lē-ĕn-sĕf′ə-lītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the brain following sunstroke.

Nearby words

  1. hydrokinetics,
  2. hydrolant,
  3. hydrolase,
  4. hydrologic,
  5. hydrologic cycle,
  6. hydrolysate,
  7. hydrolyse,
  8. hydrolysis,
  9. hydrolyst,
  10. hydrolyte


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