encephalomyelitic

encephalomyelitis

[en-sef-uh-loh-mahy-uh-lahy-tis]
noun Pathology.
inflammation of the brain and spinal cord.

Origin:
1905–10; encephalo- + myelitis

encephalomyelitic [en-sef-uh-loh-mahy-uh-lit-ik] , adjective
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encephalomyelitis (ɛnˌsɛfələʊˌmaɪəˈlaɪtɪs)
 
n
acute inflammation of the brain and spinal cord
 
encephalomyelitic
 
adj

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encephalomyelitis en·ceph·a·lo·my·e·li·tis (ěn-sěf'ə-lō-mī'ə-lī'tĭs)
n.
An acute inflammation of the brain and spinal cord.

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