giardiasis

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noun giar·di·a·sis \ (ˌ)jē-ˌär-ˈdī-ə-səs , jē-ər- , jär- \

Definition of giardiasis

plural giardiases play \(ˌ)jē-ˌär-ˈdī-ə-ˌsēz, jē-ər-, jär-\
:infestation with or disease caused by a giardia

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giardiasis

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noun giar·di·a·sis \ (ˌ)jē-ˌär-ˈdī-ə-səs, ˌjē-ər-, jär- \

medical Definition of giardiasis

plural giardiases play \-ˌsēz\
:infestation with or disease caused by a flagellate protozoan of the genus Giardia (especially G. lamblia) that is often characterized by diarrhea called also lambliasis

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