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English definition of “endocarditis”

endocarditis

noun [U]     /ˌen.dəʊ.kɑːdˈaɪ.tɪs/ US  /ˌen.doʊ.kɑrˈdɑɪ.t̬ɪs/ specialized
inflammation of the lining of the heart : bacterial /infective endocarditisDisorders and diseases of the heart and blood
(Definition of endocarditis noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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