trichinize

[ trik-uh-nahyz ]

verb (used with object),trich·i·nized, trich·i·niz·ing.Pathology.
  1. to infect with trichinae.

Origin of trichinize

1
First recorded in 1860–65; trichin(a) + -ize
  • Also especially British, trich·i·nise .

Other words from trichinize

  • trich·i·ni·za·tion, noun

Words Nearby trichinize

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British Dictionary definitions for trichinize

trichinize

trichinise

/ (ˈtrɪkɪˌnaɪz) /


verb
  1. (tr) to infest (an organism) with trichinae

Derived forms of trichinize

  • trichinization or trichinisation, noun

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