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amebic

[uh-mee-bik] /əˈmi bɪk/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or resembling an ameba.
2.
characterized by or due to the presence of amebas, as certain diseases.
Also, amoebic.
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  • But then an individual was misdiagnosed as having amebic dysentery, a parasitic infection.
amebic in Medicine

amebic a·me·bic or amoebic (ə-mē'bĭk)
adj.
Relating to, resembling, or caused by amebas.

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