[ mon-uh-lahy-uh-sis, moh-nuh- ]
/ ˌmɒn əˈlaɪ ə sɪs, ˌmoʊ nə- /

noun Pathology.

(formerly) candidiasis.


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Origin of moniliasis

1915–20; monil(ia) + -iasis; a fungus of this genus was orig. thought to have been the causative agent of the disease Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Medical definitions for moniliasis

[ mō′nə-līə-sĭs, mŏn′ə- ]


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