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1. trichinosis

noun. 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.

Synonyms

  • trichiniasis
  • myositis trichinosa
  • myositis

Etymology

  • trichinosis (Latin)
  • -osis (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word trichinosis


1. Noun, singular or mass
While your dog may contract trichinosis from that raw bacon, you can as well.

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