oophoritis


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o·o·pho·ri·tis

 (ō′ə-fə-rī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of an ovary. Also called ovaritis.

oophoritis

(ˌəʊəfəˈraɪtɪs)
n
(Medicine) inflammation of an ovary; ovaritis
oophoritic adj

o•o•pho•ri•tis

(ˌoʊ ə fəˈraɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of an ovary. Also called ovaritis.
[1870–75; < New Latin oophor(on) ovary]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.oophoritis - inflammation of one or both ovaries
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations
ooforiitti

o·oph·or·i·tis

n. ooforitis, infl. de ovario.
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