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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Inflammation of a synovial membrane.

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  • n. Inflammation of the synovium.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Inflammation of the synovial membrane.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Inflammation of a synovial membrane.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. inflammation of the synovial membrane that lines a synovial joint; results in pain and swelling

Etymologies

New Latin synovium, synovia-secreting membrane (from synovia) + -itis.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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