spondylitic

spondylitis

[spon-dl-ahy-tis]
noun Pathology.
inflammation of the vertebrae.

Origin:
1840–50; < Greek spóndyl(os) vertebra, whorl, mussel + -itis

spondylitic [spon-dl-it-ik] , adjective
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spondylitis (ˌspɒndɪˈlaɪtɪs)
 
n
inflammation of the vertebrae
 
[C19: from New Latin, from Greek spondulos vertebra; see -itis]

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spondylitis spon·dy·li·tis (spŏn'dl-ī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of one or more vertebrae.


spon'dy·lyt'ic (-ĭt'ĭk) adj.
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