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Inflammation of the tongue.
glos·sit′ic (-sĭt′ĭk) adj.
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(Pathology) inflammation of the tongue
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glos•si•tis(glɒˈsaɪ tɪs, glɔ-)
inflammation of the tongue.
glos•sit′ic (-ˈsɪt ɪk) adj.
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an inflamed condition of the tongue. — glossitic, adj.See also: Disease and Illness
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|Noun||1.||glossitis - inflammation of the tongue|
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
acute glossitis - glossitis resulting from injury or infection and characterized by swelling and pain
chronic glossitis - glossitis with atrophy of tongue tissue; sometimes accompanies pernicious anemia
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n. glositis, glotitis infl. de la lengua;
acute ___ → ___ aguda, asociada con estomatitis.
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glossitisn glositis f
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