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sy·no·vi·tis

 (sī′nə-vī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of a synovial membrane.

[New Latin synovium, synovia-secreting membrane (from synovia) + -itis.]

synovitis

(ˌsaɪnəʊˈvaɪtɪs; ˌsɪn-)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the membrane surrounding a joint
synovitic adj

syn•o•vi•tis

(ˌsɪn əˈvaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of a synovial membrane.
[1823–35]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.synovitis - inflammation of the synovial membrane that lines a synovial joint; results in pain and swelling
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
tendonous synovitis, tendosynovitis, tenosynovitis - inflammation of a tendon and its enveloping sheath
Translations

syn·o·vi·tis

n. sinovitis, infl. de la membrana sinovial;
dry ______ seca;
purulent ______ purulenta;
serous ______ serosa.

synovitis

n sinovitis f
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