from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A vaginal inflammation caused by a trichomonad (Trichomonas vaginalis) and resulting in a refractory discharge and itching.
- n. An infection caused by trichomonads, as a disease of cattle that commonly results in infertility or abortion in infected cows.
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- n. A common sexually transmitted disease caused by the parasite Trichomonas vaginalis and infecting the urinary tract or vagina.
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- n. infection of the vagina
New Latin Trichomonas, genus name + -iasis.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)