Medical Dictionary

zoonosis


zoonosis

noun zoo·no·sis \ˌzō-ə-ˈnō-səs, zō-ˈän-ə-səs\
plural zoo·no·ses \-ˌsēz\

Definition of ZOONOSIS

:  a disease communicable from animals to humans under natural conditions
zoo·not·ic \ˌzō-ə-ˈnät-ik\ adjective
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