Meaning of “endocarditis” in the English Dictionary

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"endocarditis" in British English

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endocarditisnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌen.dəʊ.kɑːdˈaɪ.tɪs/ us /ˌen.doʊ.kɑːrˈdaɪ.t̬əs/ specialized

inflammation of the lining of the heart:

bacterial/infective endocarditis

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