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Meaning of ALVEOLITIS

 
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 Definition: 
  1. [n]  inflammation of the alveoli in the lungs caused by inhaling dust; with repeated exposure the condition may become chronic
  2. [n]  inflammation in the socket of a tooth; sometimes occurs after a tooth is extracted and a blood clot fails to form
 

ALVEOLITIS is a 10 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: dry socket
 
 See Also: bagascosis, bagassosis, farmer's lung, inflammation, redness, rubor, thresher's lung

 

 

 

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