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hydatid disease

noun

Medical Definition of HYDATID DISEASE

:  a form of echinococcosis caused by the development of hydatids of a tapeworm of the genus Echinococcus (E. granulosus) in the tissues especially of the liver or lungs of humans and some domestic animals (as sheep and dogs)
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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