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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·flam·ma·to·ry /ɪnˈflæməˌtori, ˌtɔr-/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 in·flam·ma·to·ry /ɪnˈflæməˌtorɪ, ˌtɔr-/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·flam·ma·to·ry a.
 1. Tending to inflame, kindle, or irritate.
 2. Tending to excite anger, animosity, tumult, or sedition; seditious; as, inflammatory libels, writings, speeches, or publications.
 3. Med. Accompanied with, or tending to cause, preternatural heat and excitement of arterial action; as, an inflammatory disease.
 Inflammatory crust. Med. Same as Buffy coat, under Buffy.
 Inflammatory fever, a variety of fever due to inflammation.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: characterized or caused by inflammation; "an inflammatory
             process"; "an inflammatory response"
      2: arousing to action or rebellion [syn: incendiary, incitive,
          instigative, rabble-rousing, seditious]