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trypanosomiasis

[trih-pan-uh-soh-mahy-uh-sis, trip-uh-nuh-] /trɪˌpæn ə soʊˈmaɪ ə sɪs, ˌtrɪp ə nə-/
noun, Pathology
1.
any infection caused by a trypanosome.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; trypanosome + -iasis
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British Dictionary definitions for trypanosomiasis

trypanosomiasis

/ˌtrɪpənəsəˈmaɪəsɪs/
noun
1.
any infection of an animal or human with a trypanosome See also sleeping sickness, Chagas' disease
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trypanosomiasis in Medicine

trypanosomiasis try·pan·o·so·mi·a·sis (trĭ-pān'ə-sō-mī'ə-sĭs)
n. pl. try·pan·o·so·mi·a·ses (-sēz')
A disease or an infection caused by a trypanosome.

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trypanosomiasis in Science
trypanosomiasis
  (trĭ-pān'ə-sō-mī'ə-sĭs)   
A disease or infection caused by a trypanosome.
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Encyclopedia Article for trypanosomiasis

infectious disease in both humans and animals caused by certain members of the flagellate protozoa genus Trypanosoma and spread by certain bloodsucking insects.

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