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trombiculiasis

[trom-bik-yuh-lahy-uh-sis] /trɒmˌbɪk yəˈlaɪ ə sɪs/
noun, Veterinary Pathology
1.
the condition of being infested with chiggers.
Also, trombidiosis
[trom-bi-dahy-oh-sis] /ˌtrɒm bɪ daɪˈoʊ sɪs/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; < Neo-Latin Trombi(dium) genus name + -cule1 + -iasis
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trombidiosis in Medicine

trombiculiasis trom·bic·u·li·a·sis (trŏm-bĭk'yə-lī'ə-sĭs) or trom·bic·u·lo·sis (-lō'sĭs)
n.
Infestation with chiggers.

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