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iritis

[ahy-rahy-tis] /aɪˈraɪ tɪs/
noun, Ophthalmology
1.
inflammation of the iris of the eye.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20; ir(is) + -itis
Related forms
iritic
[ahy-rit-ik] /aɪˈrɪt ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for iritis

iritis

/aɪˈraɪtɪs/
noun
1.
inflammation of the iris of the eye
Derived Forms
iritic (aɪˈrɪtɪk) adjective
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iritis in Medicine

iritis i·ri·tis (ī-rī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the iris.

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