metritis


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me·tri·tis

 (mĭ-trī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the uterus.

metritis

(mɪˈtraɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the uterus

me•tri•tis

(mɪˈtraɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the uterus.
[1835–45; < Greek mḗtr(a) womb + -itis]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.metritis - inflammation of the lining of the uterus (of the endometrium)metritis - inflammation of the lining of the uterus (of the endometrium)
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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me·tri·tis

n. metritis, infl. de la pared uterina.
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