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prostatitis

[pros-tuh-tahy-tis] /ˌprɒs təˈtaɪ tɪs/
noun, Pathology
1.
inflammation of the prostate gland.
Origin of prostatitis
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British Dictionary definitions for prostatitis

prostatitis

/ˌprɒstəˈtaɪtɪs/
noun
1.
inflammation of the prostate gland
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Word Origin and History for prostatitis
n.

1844, from prostate + -itis.

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prostatitis in Medicine

prostatitis pros·ta·ti·tis (prŏs'tə-tī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the prostate gland.


pros'ta·tit'ic (-tĭt'ĭk) adj.
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