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CONJUNCTIVITIS

Pronunciation:  kun`jungktu'vItis

Matching Terms:  conjunctivitis arida

WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: [n]  inflammation of the conjunctiva of the eye
 
 Synonyms: pinkeye
 
 See Also: inflammation, ophthalmia, ophthalmitis, redness, rubor

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Con*junc`ti*vi"tis\ (? or ?), n. (Med.)
Inflammation of the conjunctiva.

 
Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: Inflammation of the outer membrane of the eye.
 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Conjunctivitis is the infection and subsequent inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the eye (the conjunctiva).
 
 Synonyms: pink eye
 

 

 

 

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