teniasis

[tee-nahy-uh-sis]

noun Pathology.


taeniasis

or te·ni·a·sis

[tee-nahy-uh-sis]

noun Pathology.

infestation with tapeworms.

Origin of taeniasis

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

teniasis

noun

the US spelling of taeniasis

taeniasis

US teniasis

noun

pathol infestation with tapeworms of the genus Taenia
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teniasis in Medicine

teniasis

[tē-nīə-sĭs]

n.

Variant oftaeniasis

taeniasis

n.

Infestation with tapeworms.
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