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otalgia

[oh-tal-jee-uh, -juh] /oʊˈtæl dʒi ə, -dʒə/
noun, Pathology
1.
Origin
1650-1660
1650-60; < New Latin < Greek ōtalgía, equivalent to ōt- ot- + -algia -algia
Related forms
otalgic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for otalgic

otalgia

/əʊˈtældʒɪə; -dʒə/
noun
1.
the technical name for earache
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Word Origin and History for otalgic

otalgia

n.

1650s, from Greek otalgia "earache," from ous, aus (genitive otos) "ear" (see ear (n.1)) + algos "pain" (see -algia).

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otalgic in Medicine

otalgia o·tal·gi·a (ō-tāl'jē-ə, -jə)
n.
Pain in the ear; earache.


o·tal'gic adj.
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