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trichinous

adjective tri·chi·nous \ˈtri-kə-nəs, tri-ˈkī-\

Definition of TRICHINOUS

1
:  infested with trichinae <trichinous meat>
2
:  of, relating to, or involving trichinae or trichinosis <trichinous infection>

Origin of TRICHINOUS

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1857
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trichinous

adjective tri·chi·nous \ˈtrik-ə-nəs, trik-ˈī-\

Medical Definition of TRICHINOUS

1
:  infested with trichinae <trichinous meat>
2
:  of, relating to, or involving trichinae or trichinosis <trichinous infection>

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