utriculitis

[ yoo-trik-yuh-lahy-tis ]
/ yuˌtrɪk yəˈlaɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the utricle.

Nearby words

  1. utrecht,
  2. utricle,
  3. utricular,
  4. utricular nerve,
  5. utriculate,
  6. utriculoampullar nerve,
  7. utriculosaccular,
  8. utriculus,
  9. utrillo,
  10. utrillo, maurice

Origin of utriculitis

From New Latin; see origin at utricle, -itis

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British Dictionary definitions for utriculitis

utriculitis

/ (juːˌtrɪkjʊˈlaɪtɪs) /

noun

inflammation of the inner ear
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Medicine definitions for utriculitis

utriculitis

[ yu-trĭk′yə-lītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the internal ear.
Inflammation of the prostatic utricle.

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