fascioliasis fascioliasis

Definition(s):

  • (n) infestation with the liver fluke Fasciola hepatica; liver damage sometimes occurs; related to liver rot

Usage(s):

  • HOLD THE WATERCRESS The 180 million people around the world at risk of fascioliasis, an infection contracted from uncooked aquatic vegetables, could soon be effectively treated .
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affectation affectation
/ˌæ fɛk ˈteɪ ʃən /