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hymenitis hy·men·i·tis (hī’mə-nī’tĭs)
An inflammation of the hymen.


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    [hahy-mee-nee-uh m] /haɪˈmi ni əm/ noun, plural hymenia [hahy-mee-nee-uh] /haɪˈmi ni ə/ (Show IPA). Mycology. 1. the sporogenous layer in a fungus, composed of asci or basidia often interspersed with various sterile structures, as paraphyses. /haɪˈmiːnɪəm/ noun (pl) -nia (-nɪə), -niums 1. (in basidiomycetous and ascomycetous fungi) a layer of cells some of which produce […]

  • Hymeno-

    1. a combining form appearing in loanwords from Greek, where it meant “membrane” (hymenopteron); on this model, used in the formation of compound words (hymenotomy).

  • Hymenology

    hymenology hy·men·ol·o·gy (hī’mə-nŏl’ə-jē) n. The branch of anatomy and physiology that deals with the structure, function, and diseases of the membranes of the body.

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    /haɪˈmiːnəʊˌfɔː/ noun 1. (botany) the fruiting body of some basidiomycetous fungi

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