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ton·sil·li·tis

 (tŏn′sə-lī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the tonsils.

ton′sil·lit′ic (-lĭt′ĭk) adj.

tonsillitis

or

tonsilitis

n
(Pathology) inflammation of the palatine tonsils, causing enlargement, occasionally to the extent that they nearly touch one another
tonsillitic adj

ton•sil•li•tis

(ˌtɒn səˈlaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of a tonsil or the tonsils.
[1795–1805]
ton`sil•lit′ic (-ˈlɪt ɪk) adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tonsillitis - inflammation of the tonsils (especially the palatine tonsils)
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations
اِلْتِهَابُ اللَّوْزَتَيْـنالْتِهاب اللوزَتَيْن
tonsilito
angínazánět mandlí
halsbetændelse
nielurisatulehdus
anginaupala krajnika
mandulagyulladás
hálskirtlabólga
扁桃腺炎
편도선염
amigdalită
zápal mandlí
halsfluss
ภาวะต่อมทอนซิลอักเสบ
viêm amidan

tonsillitis

[ˌtɒnsɪˈlaɪtɪs] Namigdalitis f
to have tonsillitistener amigdalitis

tonsillitis

[ˌtɒnsəˈlaɪtɪs] namygdalite f
to have tonsillitis → avoir une amygdalite

tonsillitis

tonsillitis

[ˌtɒnsɪˈlaɪtɪs] ntonsillite f
to have tonsillitis → avere la tonsillite

tonsil

(ˈtonsil) noun
either of two lumps of tissue at the back of the throat. He had to have his tonsils (taken) out.
ˌtonsilˈlitis (tonsiˈlaitis) noun
painful inflammation of the tonsils. She had / was suffering from tonsillitis.

tonsillitis

اِلْتِهَابُ اللَّوْزَتَيْـن angína halsbetændelse Mandelentzündung αμυγδαλίτιδα amigdalitis nielurisatulehdus angine upala krajnika tonsillite 扁桃腺炎 편도선염 amandelontsteking betennelse i mandlene zapalenie migdałków amigdalite тонзиллит halsfluss ภาวะต่อมทอนซิลอักเสบ bademcik iltihabı viêm amidan 扁桃体炎

ton·sil·li·tis

n. amigdalitis, infl. de las amígdalas.

tonsillitis

n amigdalitis f, tonsilitis f
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His complaints had first started with sore throat one month ago when he had been diagnosed as acute tonsillitis and treated with antibiotic for one week.
Recent signing Richard Hall, who was due to ride for Redcar this year before the deal collapsed, missed Thursday's KO Cup clash with Ipswich due to acute tonsillitis.
The two terms, acute pharyngitis and acute tonsillitis, are therefore being used synonymously.
A postmortem showed she died from septicaemia and acute tonsillitis.
Following a post-mortem examination, the cause of death was given as septicaemia and acute tonsillitis.
But I contracted acute tonsillitis and even though I was determined to travel to Edinburgh and at least start the marathon, the doctor said I would not have got very far and there were long-term health implications.
During the full English breakfast, Mick felt as if the bacon was made of barbed wire as his throat ached, and by noon the doctor had been called out and had diagnosed acute tonsillitis.

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