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bilharzia

[bil-hahr-zee-uh] /bɪlˈhɑr zi ə/
noun
Origin of bilharzia
1880-1885
1880-85
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bilharzia

/bɪlˈhɑːtsɪə/
noun
1.
another name for a schistosome
2.
another name for schistosomiasis
Word Origin
C19: New Latin, named after Theodor Bilharz (1825–62), German parasitologist who discovered schistosomes
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bilharzia in Medicine

Bilharzia Bil·har·zi·a (bĭl-här'zē-ə)
n.
See Schistosoma.

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