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CHEILITIS

 Dictionary entry overview: What does cheilitis mean? 

CHEILITIS (noun)
  The noun CHEILITIS has 1 sense:

1. inflammation and cracking of the skin of the lips

  Familiarity information: CHEILITIS used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CHEILITIS (noun)


Sense 1cheilitis [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Inflammation and cracking of the skin of the lips

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Hypernyms ("cheilitis" is a kind of...):

inflammation; redness; rubor (a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat)


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