laryngitis


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lar·yn·gi·tis

 (lăr′ĭn-jī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the larynx.

lar′yn·git′ic (-jĭt′ĭk) adj.

laryngitis

(ˌlærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the larynx
laryngitic adj

lar•yn•gi•tis

(ˌlær ənˈdʒaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the larynx, often with accompanying sore throat, hoarseness or loss of voice, and dry cough.
[1815–25]
lar`yn•git′ic (-ˈdʒɪt ɪk) adj.

lar·yn·gi·tis

(lăr′ĭn-jī′tĭs)
Inflammation of the larynx, usually caused by a virus.

laryngitis

an inflamed condition of the larynx, producing a sore throat and sometimes loss of voice. — laryngitic, adj.
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laryngitis

Inflammation of the vocal cords, making speech difficult. This can be caused by dry air, bacterial infection, overusing the voice, or inhaling irritating chemicals.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.laryngitis - inflammation of the mucous membrane of the larynx; characterized by hoarseness or loss of voice and coughing
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations
laryngitida
laryngitis
kurkunpään tulehdus
laryngiterhinolaryngite
laringitis
喉頭炎
후두염
strupkatarr
โรคกล่องเสียงอักเสบ
chứng viêm thanh quản

laryngitis

[ˌlærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs] Nlaringitis f inv

laryngitis

[ˌlærɪndˈʒaɪtɪs] nlaryngite f

laryngitis

nKehlkopfentzündung f, → Laryngitis f (spec)

laryngitis

[ˌlærɪnˈdʒaɪtɪs] nlaringite f

laryngitis

إِلْتِهَابُ الحُنْجَرَةُ laryngitida laryngitis Kehlkopfentzündung λαρυγγίτιδα laringitis kurkunpään tulehdus laryngite laringitis laringite 喉頭炎 후두염 laryngitis strupekatarr zapalenie krtani laringite ларингит strupkatarr โรคกล่องเสียงอักเสบ larenjit chứng viêm thanh quản 喉炎

la·ryn·gi·tis

n. laringitis.
1. infl. de la laringe;
2. afonía, ronquera.

laryngitis

n laringitis f
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