- pertaining to or of the nature of trichinosis.
- infected with trichinae.
Origin of trichinous
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The proof that the patient has partaken of trichinous pork helps to establish the diagnosis.
- of, relating to, or having trichinosis
- infested with trichinae
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- Containing trichina.
- Of or relating to trichinae or trichinosis.
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