leptomeningitis

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n leptomeningitis inflammation of the leptomeninges
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Leptomeningitis (Med) Inflammation of the pia mater or of the arachnoid membrane.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n leptomeningitis In pathology, inflammation of the pia mater and arachnoid.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. Gr. lepto`s small + meningitis,