from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Inflammation of the mesentery.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In pathology, inflammation of the mesentery.
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Michael Plouffe , 31, of Old Lyme, Conn., had been trying for four years to get a claim approved based on sclerosing mesenteritis, a disease that causes inflammation of the small intestine.