taeniasis

noun
tae·ni·a·sis | \tē-ˈnī-ə-səs \
variants: or less commonly teniasis
plural taeniases\tē-ˈnī-ə-ˌsēz \ also teniases

Definition of taeniasis 

: infestation with or disease caused by tapeworms

First Known Use of taeniasis

circa 1890, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for taeniasis

New Latin, from Latin taenia tapeworm

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taeniasis

noun
tae·ni·a·sis
variants: also teniasis \tē-ˈnī-ə-səs \
plural taeniases

Medical Definition of taeniasis 

: infestation with or disease caused by tapeworms

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