Definition of mucoperiostitis in English:

mucoperiostitis

Pronunciation /ˌmjuːkəʊˌpɛrɪəˈstʌɪtɪs/

noun

Medicine
  • Inflammation of a mucoperiosteum; an instance of this.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Practitioner: a monthly journal of therapeutics and public health. From muco- + periostitis, after mucoperiosteum.