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am•e•bi•a•sis  (am′ə bīə sis),USA pronunciation n. [Pathol.]
  1. Pathologyinfection with Entamoeba histolytica or other pathogenic ameba.
  2. PathologySee  amebic dysentery. 
Also,  amoebiasis. 
  • ameb(a) + -iasis 1900–05

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