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halzoun

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noun hal·zoun \ˌhal-ˈzün, ˈhal-zün\

Medical Definition of halzoun

  1. :  infestation of the larynx and pharynx especially by tongue worms of the genus Linguatula (especially L. serrata) consumed in raw liver


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