anthropozoonosis

[ ăn′thrə-pō-zō′ə-nōsĭs ]

n.

A zoonosis maintained in nature by animals and transmissible to humans.

Nearby words

  1. anthropophilic,
  2. anthropophyte,
  3. anthroposcopy,
  4. anthroposophy,
  5. anthroposphere,
  6. anthurium,
  7. anti,
  8. anti-,
  9. anti-abortion,
  10. anti-ageing


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