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n. 1 (context informal English) A medical condition accompanied by inflammation. 2 (context informal Caribbean English) The feeling of sleepiness after eating a heavy meal, usually ''the itis.''


Itis may refer to:

  • Inflammation
  • Integrated Taxonomic Information System, a partnership designed to provide consistent and reliable information on the taxonomy of biological species
  • Integrated Transport Information System, a traffic management system in Klang Valley, Malaysia
  • "The Itis" (The Boondocks), the tenth episode of the Adult Swim animated television series, The Boondocks
  • Itis shopping centre, a shopping centre in the district of Itäkeskus in East Helsinki, Finland
  • Postprandial somnolence (colloquially "the Itis"), a state of drowsiness or lassitude following a meal

Usage examples of "itis".

It is noot the assertion of the opponents of vivisection, that itis always useless, but that it has been carried much beyond the demands of any desirable and humane purpose.

If another candidate is selected, itis all right for you to drop back to the status of a precinct worker, there to do honest work but considerably less of it, if, in your opinion, the candidate is not electable or not completely satisfactory to you.