[ pol-ee-noo-rahy-tis, -nyoo- ]
/ ˌpɒl i nʊˈraɪ tɪs, -nyʊ- /
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inflammation of several nerves at the same time; multiple neuritis.
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OTHER WORDS FROM polyneuritispol·y·neu·rit·ic [pol-ee-noo-rit-ik, -nyoo-], /ˌpɒl i nʊˈrɪt ɪk, -nyʊ-/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for polyneuritis
/ (ˌpɒlɪnjʊˈraɪtɪs) /
inflammation of many nerves at the same time
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Medical definitions for polyneuritis
[ pŏl′ē-nu-rī′tĭs ]
Inflammation of several nerves at one time, marked by paralysis, pain, and muscle wasting.multiple neuritis
Other words from polyneuritispol′y•neu•rit′ic (-rĭt′ĭk) adj.
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