mesenteritis

[ mes-uh n-tuh-rahy-tis, mez-, mes-en-tuh-, mez- ]
/ ˌmɛs ən təˈraɪ tɪs, ˌmɛz-, mɛsˌɛn tə-, mɛz- /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the mesentery.

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Origin of mesenteritis

First recorded in 1795–1805; mes- + enteritis
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British Dictionary definitions for mesenteritis

mesenteritis
/ (mɛsˌɛntəˈraɪtɪs) /

noun

inflammation of the mesentery
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Medical definitions for mesenteritis

mesenteritis
[ mĕz-ĕn′tə-rītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the mesentery.
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