conjunctivitis[kən juŋk′tə vīt′is]
Origin: ModL: see conjunctiva & -itis
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conjunctivitis - Cultural Definition
Inflammation of the conjunctiva, the transparent mucous membrane that lines the inner surface of the eyelid and covers the front part of the eyeball. Often called pinkeye.
conjunctivitis - Medical Definition
conjunctivitis - Science Definition
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