Etymology
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laryngitis (n.)

"inflammation of the larynx," 1818, Medical Latin, from combining form of larynx (q.v.) + -itis "inflammation." Related: Laryngitic (1847).

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Definitions of laryngitis

laryngitis (n.)
inflammation of the mucous membrane of the larynx; characterized by hoarseness or loss of voice and coughing;
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