|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.|
appendicitis ap·pen·di·ci·tis (ə-pěn'dĭ-sī'tĭs)
Inflammation of the vermiform appendix.
|appendicitis (ə-pěn'dĭ-sī'tĭs) Pronunciation Key
Inflammation of the appendix, usually caused by a blockage or infection.