amebiasis

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noun am·e·bi·a·sis \ˌa-mi-ˈbī-ə-səs\

Definition of amebiasis

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amebiases

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  1. :  infection with or disease caused by amoebas (especially Entamoeba histolytica)

Variants of amebiasis

Origin and Etymology of amebiasis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1903


Medical Dictionary

amebiasis

noun am·e·bi·a·sis

Medical Definition of amebiasis

plural

amebiases

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  1. :  infection with or disease caused by amoebas (especially Entamoeba histolytica)

Variants of amebiasis

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