metritis

[mi-trahy-tis]
noun Pathology.
inflammation of the uterus.

Origin:
1835–45; < Neo-Latin; see metr-, -itis

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metritis (mɪˈtraɪtɪs)
 
n
inflammation of the uterus

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metritis me·tri·tis (mĭ-trī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the uterus.

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Metritis, or infection of the uterus, is a common consequence.
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