Meaning of “conjunctivitis” in the English Dictionary

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"conjunctivitis" in British English

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conjunctivitisnoun [ U ]

uk /kənˌdʒʌŋk.tɪˈvaɪ.tɪs/ us /kənˌdʒʌŋk.tɪˈvaɪ.t̬əs/

a painful infection of the eyes that makes them red and makes the eyelids swollen and sticky

(Definition of “conjunctivitis” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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