tracheitis

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tra·che·i·tis

 (trā′kē-ī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the trachea.

tracheitis

(ˌtreɪkɪˈaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the trachea

tra•che•i•tis

(ˌtreɪ kiˈaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the trachea.
[1835–45]

tracheitis

Inflammation of the trachea (the windpipe in the throat).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tracheitis - inflammation of the tracheatracheitis - inflammation of the trachea    
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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tra·che·i·tis

n. traqueítis, infl. de la tráquea.

tracheitis

n traqueítis f
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