Definition of "vaginosis" []

  • A disease of the vagina. (noun)
  • A vaginal infection caused by a bacterial imbalance (noun)

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Use "vaginosis" in a sentence
  • "Bacterial vaginosis occurs when the good bacteria in the vaginal area is overwhelmed by bad bacteria."
  • "Bacterial vaginosis occurs when the normal balance of bacterial in the vagina is altered, and the 'bad' bacteria are allowed to overgrow."
  • "The culprit could be a yeast infection or bacterial vaginosis, which is when "bad" bacteria overwhelm the "good" bacteria that keep the gears turning in the pussy factory."