irritation fibroma n.
Slow-growing fibrous nodules on the oral mucosa, resulting from irritation caused by cheek biting or objects such as dentures and fillings.
[ir-i-tey-tiv] /ˈɪr ɪˌteɪ tɪv/ adjective 1. serving or tending to . 2. Pathology. characterized or produced by of some body part: an irritative fever. irritative ir·ri·ta·tive (ĭr’ĭ-tā’tĭv) adj. Causing irritation.
[ir-uh-reyt, ih-rawr-it, ih-rohr-] /ˈɪr əˌreɪt, ɪˈrɔr ɪt, ɪˈroʊr-/ adjective, Zoology. 1. marked with small spots of color; speckled.
[ir-oh-tey-shuh-nl] /ˌɪr oʊˈteɪ ʃə nl/ adjective 1. not having rotation. 2. Mathematics. (def 7).
[ih-ruhpt] /ɪˈrʌpt/ verb (used without object) 1. to break or burst in suddenly. 2. to manifest violent activity or emotion, as a group of persons. 3. (of animals) to increase suddenly in numbers through a lessening of the number of deaths. /ɪˈrʌpt/ verb (intransitive) 1. to enter forcibly or suddenly 2. (of a plant or […]