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noun fas·ci·o·la \fə-ˈsē-ə-lə, -ˈsī-\

Medical Definition of fasciola

  1. 1plural fasciolae \-ˌlē\play or fasciolas :  a narrow fascia or band of color

  2. 2 capitalized :  a genus (the type of the family Fasciolidae) of digenetic trematode worms including common liver flukes of various mammals (as ruminants and humans)

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