scleritis

[skli-rahy-tis]

Origin of scleritis

First recorded in 1860–65; scler- + -itis
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British Dictionary definitions for scleritis

scleritis

sclerotitis (ˌsklɪərəʊˈtaɪtɪs)

noun
  1. pathol inflammation of the sclera
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scleritis in Medicine

scleritis

[sklə-rītĭs]
n.
  1. Inflammation of the sclera.
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