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ovaritis

[oh-vuh-rahy-tis]
noun Pathology.
  1. oophoritis.
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Origin of ovaritis

1855–60; < New Latin, equivalent to ōvār(ium) ovary + -ītis -itis
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Examples from the Web for ovaritis

Historical Examples

  • In girls, ovaritis, or inflammation of the ovaries may be present.

    The Eugenic Marriage, Volume IV. (of IV.)

    Grant Hague


British Dictionary definitions for ovaritis

ovaritis

noun
  1. inflammation of an ovary; oophoritis
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ovaritis in Medicine

ovaritis

(ō′və-rītĭs)
n.
  1. oophoritis
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