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stomatitis

[stoh-muh-tahy-tis, stom-uh-] /ˌstoʊ məˈtaɪ tɪs, ˌstɒm ə-/
noun, Pathology
1.
inflammation of the mouth.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; stomat- + -itis
Related forms
stomatitic
[stoh-muh-tit-ik, stom-uh-] /ˌstoʊ məˈtɪt ɪk, ˌstɒm ə-/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for stomatitic

stomatitis

/ˌstəʊməˈtaɪtɪs; ˌstɒm-/
noun
1.
inflammation of the mouth
Derived Forms
stomatitic (ˌstəʊməˈtɪtɪk; ˌstɒm-) adjective
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Word Origin and History for stomatitic

stomatitis

n.

1859, from Greek stomat- "mouth" (see stoma) + -itis.

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stomatitic in Medicine

stomatitis sto·ma·ti·tis (stō'mə-tī'tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth.

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