Pneumonitis meaning

no͝omə-nītĭs, nyo͝o-
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Inflammation of lung tissue.
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An inflammation of the lung.
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Inflammation of lung tissue.
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(pathology) Inflammation of the tissue of the lungs.
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Origin of pneumonitis

  • Greek pneumōn lung pneumonic –itis

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From the post-Classical Latin pneumonitis.

    From Wiktionary