Meaning of odontitis in English:

odontitis

noun

rare Medicine
  • Inflammation of a tooth, pulpitis.

Pronunciation

odontitis

/ˌɒdɒnˈtʌɪtɪs/ /ˌəʊdɒnˈtʌɪtɪs/

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robley Dunglison (1798–1869), physician and medical writer. From odonto- + -itis, perhaps after French odontite.