trichinous

adjective
tri·​chi·​nous | \ ˈtri-kə-nəs How to pronounce trichinous (audio) , tri-ˈkī- \

Definition of trichinous

1 : infested with trichinae trichinous meat
2 : of, relating to, or involving trichinae or trichinosis trichinous infection

First Known Use of trichinous

1857, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Trichinous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trichinous. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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trichinous

adjective
tri·​chi·​nous | \ ˈtrik-ə-nəs How to pronounce trichinous (audio) , trik-ˈī- How to pronounce trichinous (audio) \

Medical Definition of trichinous

1 : infested with trichinae trichinous meat
2 : of, relating to, or involving trichinae or trichinosis trichinous infection

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