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nocardiosis

noun no·car·di·o·sis \ nō-ˌkärd-ē-ˈō-səs \

medical Definition of nocardiosis

plural nocardioses play \-ˌsēz\
: actinomycosis caused by actinomycetes of the genus Nocardia and characterized by production of spreading granulomatous lesions — compare maduromycosis

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