spirochetosis

noun
spi·​ro·​chet·​osis | \ˌspī-rə-ˌkē-ˈtō-səs \
plural spirochetoses\ˌspī-​rə-​ˌkē-​ˈtō-​ˌsēz \

Definition of spirochetosis 

: infection with or a disease caused by spirochetes

First Known Use of spirochetosis

1906, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for spirochetosis

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spirochetosis

noun
spi·​ro·​chet·​osis
variants: or chiefly British spirochaetosis \ˌspī-​rə-​ˌkēt-​ˈō-​səs \
plural spirochetoses\-​ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of spirochetosis 

: infection with or a disease caused by spirochetes

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