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trypanosomiasis

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noun try·pano·so·mi·a·sis \tri-ˌpa-nə-sə-ˈmī-ə-səs\

Definition of trypanosomiasis

plural try·pano·so·mi·a·sesplay \-ˌsēz\

  1. :  infection with or disease caused by trypanosomes



Origin of trypanosomiasis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1902


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trypanosomiasis

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noun try·pano·so·mi·a·sis \tri-ˌpan-ə-sə-ˈmī-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of trypanosomiasis

plural try·pano·so·mi·a·ses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  infection with or disease (as African sleeping sickness or Chagas' disease) caused by flagellates of the genus Trypanosoma




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