vulvitis

[ vuhl-vahy-tis ]
/ vʌlˈvaɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the vulva.

Nearby words

  1. vulturine,
  2. vulturous,
  3. vulva,
  4. vulvectomy,
  5. vulviform,
  6. vulvo-,
  7. vulvovaginitis,
  8. vutty,
  9. vuvuzela,
  10. vv

Origin of vulvitis

From New Latin, dating back to 1855–60; see origin at vulva, -itis

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British Dictionary definitions for vulvitis

vulvitis

/ (vʌlˈvaɪtɪs) /

noun

inflammation of the vulva
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Medicine definitions for vulvitis

vulvitis

[ vŭl-vītĭs ]

n.

Inflammation of the vulva.

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