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salpingitis

[sal-pin-jahy-tis] /ˌsæl pɪnˈdʒaɪ tɪs/
noun, Pathology
1.
inflammation of a salpinx.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; salping- + -itis
Related forms
salpingitic
[sal-pin-jit-ik] /ˌsæl pɪnˈdʒɪt ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for salpingitis

salpingitis

/ˌsælpɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs/
noun
1.
inflammation of a Fallopian tube
Derived Forms
salpingitic (ˌsælpɪnˈdʒɪtɪk) adjective
Word Origin
C19: from salpinx + -itis
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salpingitis in Medicine

salpingitis sal·pin·gi·tis (sāl'pĭn-jī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of a fallopian tube or eustachian tube.


sal'pin·git'ic (-jĭt'ĭk) adj.
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