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[ik] /ɪk/
noun
1.
a disease of tropical fishes, characterized by small, white nodules on the fins, skin, and eyes, caused by a ciliate protozoan, Ichthyophthirius multifiliis.
Also called ichthyophthirius, ichthyophthirius disease.
Origin of ich
short for ichthyophthirius
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