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ton·sil·li·tis

 (tŏn′sə-lī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the tonsils.

ton′sil·lit′ic (-lĭt′ĭk) adj.
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tonsillitis

or

tonsilitis

n
(Pathology) inflammation of the palatine tonsils, causing enlargement, occasionally to the extent that they nearly touch one another
tonsillitic adj
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ton•sil•li•tis

(ˌtɒn səˈlaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of a tonsil or the tonsils.
[1795–1805]
ton`sil•lit′ic (-ˈlɪt ɪk) adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tonsillitis - inflammation of the tonsils (especially the palatine tonsils)
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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Translations
اِلْتِهَابُ اللَّوْزَتَيْـنالْتِهاب اللوزَتَيْن
tonsilito
angínazánět mandlí
halsbetændelse
nielurisatulehdus
anginaupala krajnika
mandulagyulladás
hálskirtlabólga
扁桃腺炎
편도선염
amigdalită
zápal mandlí
halsfluss
ภาวะต่อมทอนซิลอักเสบ
viêm amidan

tonsillitis

[ˌtɒnsɪˈlaɪtɪs] Namigdalitis f
to have tonsillitistener amigdalitis
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tonsillitis

[ˌtɒnsəˈlaɪtɪs] namygdalite f
to have tonsillitis → avoir une amygdalite
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

tonsillitis

Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

tonsillitis

[ˌtɒnsɪˈlaɪtɪs] ntonsillite f
to have tonsillitis → avere la tonsillite
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

tonsil

(ˈtonsil) noun
either of two lumps of tissue at the back of the throat. He had to have his tonsils (taken) out.
ˌtonsilˈlitis (tonsiˈlaitis) noun
painful inflammation of the tonsils. She had / was suffering from tonsillitis.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

tonsillitis

اِلْتِهَابُ اللَّوْزَتَيْـن angína halsbetændelse Mandelentzündung αμυγδαλίτιδα amigdalitis nielurisatulehdus angine upala krajnika tonsillite 扁桃腺炎 편도선염 amandelontsteking betennelse i mandlene zapalenie migdałków amigdalite тонзиллит halsfluss ภาวะต่อมทอนซิลอักเสบ bademcik iltihabı viêm amidan 扁桃体炎
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009

ton·sil·li·tis

n. amigdalitis, infl. de las amígdalas.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

tonsillitis

n amigdalitis f, tonsilitis f
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A MUSICIAN who is due to perform at a Moray concert has revealed she has been battling tonsillitis for the last year.
You have pain in your ear when you swallow and you've had a sore throat and tonsillitis which has taken a couple of weeks to clear up.
Tonsillitis is an infection of the palatine tonsils that occurs mostly in children and young adults, and recurrent tonsillitis is among the most common childhood diseases.
Acute tonsillitis is caused by one of several possible types of bacteria or viruses and usually lasts for 6 days.
During tonsillitis the bacteria inhabiting the crypts will multiply and secrete toxins.
Judith Tonner Staff at University Hospital Monklands' tonsil clinic are promoting a new NHS Lanarkshire guide to help local people manage tonsillitis and potentially avoid unnecessary surgery.
Summary: Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Apr 4 (ANI): A four-year-old boy died in Prathima Hospital in Hyderabad on Wednesday, allegedly after his Tonsillitis operation failed.
A 26-year-old man presented to our office with a history of recurrent streptococcal tonsillitis. One episode of tonsillitis was treated with oral levofloxacin by his primary care physician.
CASES of tonsillitis are on the rise in Cardiff and Vale of Glamorgan, doctors have revealed.
The 15-year-old, bothered by tonsillitis throughout the trip, placed second after finishing the 1500-meter race in 15 minutes and 41 seconds.
THE heartbroken dad of a little girl who died after being misdiagnosed was left "puzzled" when a doctor said she was suffering from tonsillitis.