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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Arthritis  \Ar*thri"tis\  ([aum]r*thr[imac]"t[i^]s),  n.  [L.,  fr 
  Gr  'arqri^tis  (as  if  fem.  of  'arqri`tis  belonging  to  the 
  joints,  sc  no`sos  disease)  gout,  fr  'a`rqron  a  joint.] 
  (Med.) 
  Any  inflammation  of  the  joints,  particularly  the  gout. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  arthritis 
  n  :  inflammation  of  a  joint  or  joints 




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