Definition of “appendicitis” - English Dictionary

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appendicitisnoun [ U ]

us /əˌpen·dəˈsɑɪ·t̬əs/

a painful and serious infection of the appendix, which often results in the appendix being removed by an operation

(Definition of “appendicitis” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)