Origin of tonsillitis
OTHER WORDS FROM tonsillitiston·sil·lit·ic [ton-suh-lit-ik], /ˌtɒn səˈlɪt ɪk/, adjective
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How to use tonsillitis in a sentence
When someone gets tonsillitis many times — or their infection doesn’t respond to other treatments — they may have their tonsils taken out.
Haven't I been a mother to the boy ever since that time I read surgical anatomy to him when he 45 had tonsillitis?At the Age of Eve|Kate Trimble Sharber
Diphtheria is a disease most often occurring in children and resembling a sore throat or tonsillitis.
It may look like a more severe sore throat or tonsillitis with a white or grayish patch, called a membrane, on the tonsils.
Its special uses are in ulceration of the mouth or tongue (ulcerative stomatitis), tonsillitis and pharyngitis.
It was to come off last night, but the leading lady came down with tonsillitis and its been postponed.Joan of the Journal|Helen Diehl Olds