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English definition of “proctitis”

proctitis

noun [U] uk   /prɒkˈtaɪ.tɪs/ us    /prɑkˈtaɪ.t̬ɪs/ specialized
inflammation of the anus (= the opening through which solid waste leaves the body) and the lining of the last section of the rectum (= the lowest end of the bowels)
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