segmental neuritis

n.

Inflammation occurring at several points along the course of a nerve.

Nearby words

  1. surface of projection,
  2. surface of revolution,
  3. surface plate,
  4. surface road,
  5. surface structure,
  6. surface wave,
  7. surface-active,
  8. surface-active agent,
  9. surface-printing,
  10. surface-ripened


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