from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of amebic dysentery.
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- n. inflammation of the intestines caused by Endamoeba histolytica; usually acquired by ingesting food or water contaminated with feces; characterized by severe diarrhea
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