Also pa·rot·i·di·tis [puh-rot-i-dahy-tis] /pəˌrɒt ɪˈdaɪ tɪs/.
Origin of parotitis
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Mumps is the common name for what is technically called parotitis (or parotiditis).Woman
William J. Robinson
- inflammation of the parotid glandSee also mumps
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- Inflammation of the parotid glands, as in mumps.
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