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otitis

[oh-tahy-tis] /oʊˈtaɪ tɪs/
noun, Pathology
1.
inflammation of the ear.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; ot- + -itis
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British Dictionary definitions for otitis

otitis

/əʊˈtaɪtɪs/
noun
1.
inflammation of the ear, esp the middle ear (otitis media), with pain, impaired hearing, etc, or the outer ear (otitis externa), with inflammation between the ear drum and the external opening See also labyrinthitis
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otitis in Medicine

otitis o·ti·tis (ō-tī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the ear.


o·tit'ic (ō-tĭt'ĭk) adj.
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