osteitis

osteitis

[os-tee-ahy-tis]
noun Pathology.
inflammation of the substance of bone.

Origin:
1830–40; oste- + -itis

osteitic [os-tee-it-ik] , adjective
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osteitis (ˌɒstɪˈaɪtɪs)
 
n
inflammation of a bone
 
osteitic
 
adj

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osteitis os·te·i·tis (ŏs'tē-ī'tĭs) or os·ti·tis (ŏ-stī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of bone or bony tissue.

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