from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See schistosomiasis.
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- n. an infestation with or a resulting infection caused by a parasite of the genus Schistosoma; common in the tropics and Far East; symptoms depend on the part of the body infected
bilharz(ia) + -iasis.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)