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iritis

[ahy-rahy-tis]
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noun Ophthalmology.
  1. inflammation of the iris of the eye.
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Origin of iritis

First recorded in 1810–20; ir(is) + -itis
Related formsi·rit·ic [ahy-rit-ik] /aɪˈrɪt ɪk/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for iritic

iritis

noun
  1. inflammation of the iris of the eye
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Derived Formsiritic (aɪˈrɪtɪk), adjective
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iritic in Medicine

iritic

(ī-rĭtĭk, ĭ-rĭt-)
adj.
  1. Of or relating to the iris.
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iritis

(ī-rītĭs)
n.
  1. Inflammation of the iris.
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