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measle

noun mea·sle \ˈmē-zəl\

Definition of MEASLE

:  a cysticercus tapeworm larva; specifically :  one found in the muscles of a domesticated mammal
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Origin of MEASLE

singular of measles
First Known Use: 1863

Rhymes with MEASLE

Medical Dictionary

measle

noun mea·sle \ˈmē-zəl\

Medical Definition of MEASLE

:  cysticercus; specifically :  one found in the muscles of a domesticated mammal

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