Dictionary.com

iridochoroiditis

[ ir-i-doh-kawr-oi-dahy-tis, -kohr-, ahy-ri- ]
/ ˌɪr ɪ doʊˌkɔr ɔɪˈdaɪ tɪs, -ˌkoʊr-, ˌaɪ rɪ- /
Save This Word!

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the iris and the choroid.

QUIZZES

DO A DOUBLE TAKE ON THIS QUIZ ON CONTRONYMS

Look both ways before you take this quiz on contronyms, or words that can have opposite meanings.
Question 1 of 7
Choose the sentence that uses "rent" correctly.

Meet Grammar Coach

Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing

Meet Grammar Coach

Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of iridochoroiditis

From New Latin, dating back to 1870–75; see origin at irido-, choroid, -itis
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Medical definitions for iridochoroiditis

iridochoroiditis
[ ĭr′ĭ-dō-kôr′oi-dītĭs, ī′rĭ- ]

n.

Inflammation of both the iris and choroid.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
FEEDBACK