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filarial

[fi-lair-ee-uh l] /fɪˈlɛər i əl/
adjective
1.
belonging to the genus Filaria and allied genera of the family Filariidae.
2.
Pathology. pertaining to or noting infection by filariae:
filarial disease.
Origin of filarial
1880-1885
First recorded in 1880-85; filari(a) + -al1
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