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laryngitis

[lar-uh n-jahy-tis] /ˌlær ənˈdʒaɪ tɪs/
noun, Pathology
1.
inflammation of the larynx, often with accompanying sore throat, hoarseness or loss of voice, and dry cough.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; laryng- + -itis
Related forms
laryngitic
[lar-uh n-jit-ik] /ˌlær ənˈdʒɪt ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for laryngitis

laryngitis

/ˌlærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs/
noun
1.
inflammation of the larynx
Derived Forms
laryngitic (ˌlærɪnˈdʒɪtɪk) adjective
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Word Origin and History for laryngitis
n.

1822, Medical Latin, from comb. form of larynx (q.v.) + -itis.

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laryngitis in Medicine

laryngitis lar·yn·gi·tis (lār'ĭn-jī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the larynx.


lar'yn·git'ic (-jĭt'ĭk) adj.
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laryngitis in Science
laryngitis
  (lār'ĭn-jī'tĭs)   
Inflammation of the larynx, usually caused by a virus and characterized by hoarseness.
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