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amoebiasis

[am-uh-bahy-uh-sis]
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noun Pathology.
  1. amebiasis.
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amebiasis

or am·oe·bi·a·sis

[am-uh-bahy-uh-sis]
noun Pathology.
  1. infection with Entamoeba histolytica or other pathogenic ameba.
  2. amebic dysentery.
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Origin of amebiasis

First recorded in 1900–05; ameb(a) + -iasis
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British Dictionary definitions for amoebiasis

amoebiasis

noun plural -ses (-ˌsiːz)
  1. infection, esp of the intestines, caused by the parasitic amoeba Endamoeba histolytica
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amoebiasis in Medicine

amoebiasis

(ăm′ə-bīə-sĭs)
n.
  1. Variant ofamebiasis

amebiasis


amoebiasis in Science

amebiasis