capillariasis

noun
ca·​pil·​la·​ri·​a·​sis | \ kə-ˌpil-ə-ˈrī-ə-səs How to pronounce capillariasis (audio) \
variants: also capillariosis \ ˌkap-​ə-​ˌler-​ē-​ˈō-​səs How to pronounce capillariasis (audio) \
plural capillariases\ -​ə-​ˌsēz How to pronounce capillariasis (audio) \ also capillarioses\ -​ˈō-​ˌsēz How to pronounce capillariasis (audio) \

Medical Definition of capillariasis

: infestation with or disease caused by nematode worms of the genus Capillaria

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“Capillariasis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/capillariasis. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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