from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The condition of being infested with cysticerci.
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- n. A common parasitic infestation of the central nervous system, caused by the ingestion of eggs or larvae of the tapeworm Taenia solium.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An infection with bladder-worms or larval tapeworms (cysticerci) of the genus Tænia.
cysticerc(us) + -osis.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)