reflux oesophagitis

noun

inflammation of the gullet caused by regurgitation of stomach acids, producing heartburn: may be associated with a hiatus hernia

Nearby words

  1. reflexology,
  2. reflexometer,
  3. refluent,
  4. reflux,
  5. reflux esophagitis,
  6. reflux otitis media,
  7. refocus,
  8. reforest,
  9. reforestation,
  10. reform

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