Etymology
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pancreatitis (n.)

"inflammation of the pancreas," 1824 (Dr. George Pearson Dawson), medical Latin, from combining form of pancreas + -itis "inflammation." Related: Pancreatitic.

updated on March 09, 2020

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Definitions of pancreatitis from WordNet

pancreatitis (n.)
inflammation of the pancreas; usually marked by abdominal pain;
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