from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Inflammation of a diverticulum or of diverticula in the intestinal tract, causing fecal stagnation and pain.
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- n. An infection of the diverticulum.
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- n. inflammation of a diverticulum in the digestive tract (especially the colon); characterized by painful abdominal cramping and fever and constipation
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