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otitis media

[mee-dee-uh]
noun Pathology.
  1. inflammation of the middle ear, characterized by pain, dizziness, and impaired hearing.
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Origin of otitis media

1870–75; < New Latin: middle otitis
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otitis media in Medicine

otitis media

(mēdē-ə)
n.
  1. Inflammation of the middle ear, occurring commonly in children as a result of infection and often causing pain and temporary hearing loss.
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otitis media in Science

otitis media

[ō-tītĭs mēdē-ə]
  1. Inflammation of the middle ear, occurring commonly in children as a result of infection and often causing pain and temporary hearing loss.
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