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osteitis

[os-tee-ahy-tis]
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noun Pathology.
  1. inflammation of the substance of bone.
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Origin of osteitis

First recorded in 1830–40; oste- + -itis
Related formsos·te·it·ic [os-tee-it-ik] /ˌɒs tiˈɪt ɪk/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for osteitic

osteitis

noun
  1. inflammation of a bone
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Derived Formsosteitic (ˌɒstɪˈɪtɪk), adjective
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osteitic in Medicine

osteitis

(ŏs′tē-ītĭs)
n.
  1. Inflammation of bone or bony tissue.
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