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uvulitis

[ yoo-vyuh-lahy-tis ]
/ ˌyu vyəˈlaɪ tɪs /
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noun Pathology.
inflammation of the uvula.
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Origin of uvulitis

First recorded in 1840–50; uvul(a) + -itis

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British Dictionary definitions for uvulitis

uvulitis
/ (ˌjuːvjʊˈlaɪtɪs) /

noun
inflammation of the uvula
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