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pancreatitis

[pan-kree-uh-tahy-tis, pang-] /ˌpæn kri əˈtaɪ tɪs, ˌpæŋ-/
noun, Pathology
1.
inflammation of the pancreas.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; < Neo-Latin; see pancreat-, -itis
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British Dictionary definitions for pancreatitis

pancreatitis

/ˌpæŋkrɪəˈtaɪtɪs/
noun
1.
inflammation of the pancreas
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Word Origin and History for pancreatitis
n.

1842, medical Latin, from comb. form of pancreas + -itis.

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pancreatitis in Medicine

pancreatitis pan·cre·a·ti·tis (pāng'krē-ə-tī'tĭs, pān'-)
n.
Inflammation of the pancreas.

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