scleritis

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n scleritis inflammation of the sclera
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Scleritis See Sclerotitis.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n scleritis Inflammation of the sclera or sclerotic coat of the eye; sclerotitis.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

Superficial scleritis occurs in both sexes with about equal frequency.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 1" by Various
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