polyneuritis etymology

English word polyneuritis comes from English neuritis ((neurology, pathology) Inflammation of one or more nerves.), English poly- (Many. Polymer.)

Detailed word origin of polyneuritis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
neuritis English (eng) (neurology, pathology) Inflammation of one or more nerves.
poly- English (eng) Many. Polymer.
polyneuritis English (eng) Inflammation of multiple nerves; multiple neuritis.

Words with the same origin as polyneuritis

Descendants of poly-
polyamorous polyamory polyangular polycarbonate polycarpic polydeism polydiverse polyembryo polyester polyethylene polyfoam polygamous polyglandular polygraph polyketide polymer polyphonic polyphony polypropylene polystyrene polysulfone resin polyurethane polyvinyl styrofoam