vaginitis

[ vaj-uh-nahy-tis ]
/ ˌvædʒ əˈnaɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the vagina.

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Also called colpitis.

Origin of vaginitis

First recorded in 1840–50; vagin(a) + -itis
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British Dictionary definitions for vaginitis

vaginitis
/ (ˌvædʒɪˈnaɪtɪs) /

noun

inflammation of the vagina
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Medical definitions for vaginitis

vaginitis
[ văj′ə-nītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the vagina.colpitis
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