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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Inflammation of a lymph node or gland.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Glandular inflammation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Glandular inflammation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Inflammation of a gland, especially of a lymphatic gland.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. inflammation of a gland or lymph node


New Latin, from Ancient Greek ἀδήν (adēn) + -itis. (Wiktionary)



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