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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
Translations

me·tri·tis

n. metritis, infl. de la pared uterina.
References in periodicals archive ?
Unlike the UK, France and the USA, Ireland remained exempt from the Indian ban, which was implemented in 1995 in response to fears over the spread of contagious equine metritis (CEM).
He won acclaim for his work identifying and containing the spread of CEM (contagious equine metritis), which arrived in Britain in 1977.
Currently horses from Britain cannot be sold to India due to concerns over Contagious Equine Metritis, a venereal disease that was discovered in a nonthoroughbred in October.

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