otitis
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otitis(
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tay
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (medicine)
a. la otitis
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My doctor prescribed me antibiotic eardrops to treat my otitis.El médico me recetó gotas antibióticas para los oídos para tratar mi otitis.
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otitis
Listen to an audio pronunciation
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otitis(
oh
-
tee
-
tees
)
A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (medicine)
a. otitis
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
(technical)
No existe acuerdo respecto del uso de antibióticos en el tratamiento de niños a los que se les diagnostica otitis media.There's no agreement as to the use of antibiotics to treat children diagnosed with otitis media.
b. inflamation of the ear
Tironearse de las orejas puede ser una señal de otitis.Ear tugging can be a sign of inflammation of the ear.
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otitis
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. inflammation of the ear
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otitis
inflammation of the ear; otitis (formal)
otitis media inflammation of the middle ear; otitis media (formal)
Una de las enfermedades infecciosas más usuales en la infancia, la [otitis media,] afecta sobre todo a lactantes.
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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