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trypanosomiasis

[ trih-pan-uh-soh-mahy-uh-sis, trip-uh-nuh- ]
/ trɪˌpæn ə soʊˈmaɪ ə sɪs, ˌtrɪp ə nə- /
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noun Pathology.

any infection caused by a trypanosome.

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Origin of trypanosomiasis

First recorded in 1900–05; trypanosome + -iasis
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How to use trypanosomiasis in a sentence

  • It has been shown that it is capable of transmitting the bubonic plague, and South American trypanosomiasis.

    Handbook of Medical Entomology|William Albert Riley

British Dictionary definitions for trypanosomiasis

trypanosomiasis
/ (ˌtrɪpənəsəˈmaɪəsɪs) /

noun

any infection of an animal or human with a trypanosomeSee also sleeping sickness, Chagas' disease
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for trypanosomiasis

trypanosomiasis
[ trĭ-păn′ə-sō-mīə-sĭs ]

n. pl. try•pan•o•so•mi•a•ses (-sēz′)

A disease or an infection caused by a trypanosome.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.

Scientific definitions for trypanosomiasis

trypanosomiasis
[ trĭ-păn′ə-sō-mīə-sĭs ]

A disease or infection caused by a trypanosome.
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