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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Inflammation of the abdominal lining.

Usage examples (36)
  • What is known is that he died of peritonitis from a ruptured appendix on October 31, 1926 at age 52.
  • If ruptured, the life threatening infection known as peritonitis may occur.
  • When this occurs, the affection is termed peritonitis, and may be divided into the
  • A perforated ulcer often leads to peritonitis, which is a death sentence in most cases. for more
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