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|Noun||1.||myositis trichinosa - infestation by trichina larvae that are transmitted by eating inadequately cooked meat (especially pork); larvae migrate from the intestinal tract to the muscles where they become encysted|
myositis - inflammation of muscle tissue
infestation - the state of being invaded or overrun by parasites
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