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n.1.(Med.) Inflammation of the tonsils; quinsy.
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He laid everything before me; and him I escaped only to be confided in by a matron with a tendency to follicular tonsilitis and eczema.
With Chris Sutton still struggling with tonsilitis manager Martin O'Neill is concerned that his star man will also miss out on their must-win game in Norway.
Craig's plans have been disrupted by the withdrawal of young Celtic striker Barry Elliot with tonsilitis.
Boyd and four more on sick list KILLIE could be without top scorer Kris Boyd and up to four others after a tonsilitis epidemic struck Rugby Park.
You see, Adam (Simon Bird) has been languishing at his mum and dad's house all week after a bout of tonsilitis sent him running home for tea and sympathy.
The Gunners have lost Mertesacker for five months with a knee injury while fellow central defender Gabriel has tonsilitis and missed the club's pre-season tour of California.
Porya Ahmadi (ankle), Sion Edwards (calf), and Michael Elstone (minor operation) are all doubtful, while defender Leon Clowes is struggling with tonsilitis.
Garde also revealed Jack Grealish missed the Adams Park clash through tonsilitis, and expects the midfielder to also sit out Tuesday night's Premier League clash with Crystal Palace.
Amy McIntosh, 25, was caught on camera waving a giant tea cake above her head while signed off from her job at a nursery with tonsilitis.
I had mumps, tonsilitis, whooping cough, and scarlet fever.
She is suffering from tonsilitis so missed the band's performance at the O2 Arena.
Her four-month pre-jungle diet consisted of protein before she went down with tonsilitis and started eating low-fat food on her GP's advice.