linguatuliasis

[lĭng-gwăch′yə-līə-sĭs]

n.

Infection with a tongue worm of the genus Linguatula.

Nearby words

  1. lingual protrusion lisp,
  2. lingual tonsil,
  3. lingual vein,
  4. linguaphile,
  5. linguatula,
  6. linguiform,
  7. linguine,
  8. linguist,
  9. linguistic,
  10. linguistic analysis


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