Definition of trichinosis in English:

trichinosis

Line breaks: trich¦in|osis
Pronunciation: /ˌtrɪkɪˈnəʊsɪs
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • A disease caused by trichinae, typically from infected meat, characterized by digestive disturbance, fever, and muscular rigidity.
    • This disease is typically caused by Trichinella spiralis
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    • The animals harbor the lice and fleas that spawn serious diseases such as typhus, trichinosis, and infectious jaundice.
    • However, the autopsy results of 1976 show that he was suffering from pneumonia, tuberculosis and trichinosis, a deadly combination.
    • Lastly, they are valuable for use in medical research on multiple births, organ transplants, birth defects and diseases such as leprosy, typhus and trichinosis.

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