tenia, teniasis

noun te·nia, teniasis \ˈtē-nē-ə\

variant of , taeniasis

  1. 1 :  a band on a Doric order separating the frieze from the architrave

  2. 2 :  tapeworm

  3. 3 :  an ancient Greek fillet


Medical Dictionary

tenia, teniacidal, teniacide, tenia coli, teniafuge, teniasis

te·nia, teniasis

Medical Definition of tenia

variant of taenia, taeniacidal, taeniacide, taenia coli, taeniafuge, taeniasis

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