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taeniasis

or te·ni·a·sis

[tee-nahy-uh-sis]
noun Pathology.
  1. infestation with tapeworms.
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Origin of taeniasis

First recorded in 1885–90; taeni(a) + -asis
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British Dictionary definitions for taeniasis

taeniasis

US teniasis

noun
  1. pathol infestation with tapeworms of the genus Taenia
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taeniasis in Medicine

taeniasis

n.
  1. Infestation with tapeworms.
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