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  • amoebiasis — amoebiasis; end·amoebiasis; ent·amoebiasis; …   English syllables

  • amoebiasis — [am΄i bī′ə sis] n. alt. sp. of AMEBIASIS …   English World dictionary

  • amoebiasis — variant of amebiasis …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • amoebiasis — /am euh buy euh sis/, n. Pathol. amebiasis. * * * …   Universalium

  • amoebiasis — noun An infectious disease caused by the parasitic protozoan Entamoeba histolytica; amoebic dysentery …   Wiktionary

  • amoebiasis — [ˌami: bʌɪəsɪs] (US also amebiasis) noun Medicine infection with amoebas, especially as causing dysentery …   English new terms dictionary

  • amoebiasis — n.; see dysentery …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • amoebiasis — am•oe•bi•a•sis [[t]ˌæm əˈbaɪ ə sɪs[/t]] n. pat amebiasis …   From formal English to slang

  • amoebiasis — /æmiˈbaɪəsəs/ (say amee buyuhsuhs) noun an infection, usually of the intestines or liver, caused by parasitic amoebae, occurring mainly in developing countries. Also, amebiasis. Usage: For spelling variation see oe …   Australian English dictionary

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