amoebiasis

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am·oe·bi·a·sis

 (ăm′ə-bī′ə-sĭs)
n.
Variant of amebiasis.
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amoebiasis

(ˌæmɪˈbaɪəsɪs)
n, pl -ses (-ˌsiːz)
(Pathology) infection, esp of the intestines, caused by the parasitic amoeba Endamoeba histolytica
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am•e•bi•a•sis

(ˌæm əˈbaɪ ə sɪs)

n.
1. infection with a pathogenic ameba.
[1900–05]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.amoebiasis - infection by a disease-causing amebaamoebiasis - infection by a disease-causing ameba
amebic dysentery, amoebic dysentery - inflammation of the intestines caused by Endamoeba histolytica; usually acquired by ingesting food or water contaminated with feces; characterized by severe diarrhea
protozoal infection - any infection caused by a protozoan
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Translations

amoebiasis

[ˌæmɪˈbaɪəsɪs] n (amoebiases (pl)) [ˌæmɪˈbaɪəˌsiːz]amebiasi f
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amoebiasis

n amebiasis or amibiasis f
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