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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Inflammation of the inner lining of an artery.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In pathology, inflammation of the inner coat of an artery. Also endoarteriitis, endoarteritis.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun pathology inflammation of the inner lining (tunica intima) of an artery

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

  • noun inflammation of the inner lining of an artery

Etymologies

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

[New Latin endartērium, inner lining of an artery; see endarterectomy + –itis.]

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