syngamiasis

noun syn·ga·mi·a·sis \ ˌsiŋgəˈmīəsə̇s , ˌsing- \
variants: or syngamosis \-mōsə̇s\

Definition of syngamiasis

plural syngamiases \-īəˌsēz\ or syngamoses \-ōˌsēz\
: infestation with or disease caused by roundworms of the genus Syngamus : gapes

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Origin and Etymology of syngamiasis

New Latin, from Syngamus + -iasis or -osis


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