monilia

noun
mo·​nil·​ia | \ mə-ˈnil-ē-ə How to pronounce monilia (audio) \

Medical Definition of monilia

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 plural monilias or monilia also moniliae\ -​ē-​ˌē How to pronounce moniliae (audio) \ : any fungus of the genus Candida
2 plural monilias : candidiasis

Monilia

noun
Mo·​nil·​ia | \ mə-ˈnil-ē-ə How to pronounce Monilia (audio) \

Medical Definition of Monilia (Entry 2 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of candida

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“Monilia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/monilia. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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