candida

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From the genus name.

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candida ‎(plural candidas)

  1. (medicine, informal) A yeast of the genus Candida, usually specifically Candida albicans
    • 1988, January 22, “Robert McClory”, in The Yeast of Our Problems[1]:
      "What we're finding," says Marshall, "is that if we lean only on candida and don't treat other molds affecting the system, we fail.

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

candida f ‎(plural candide)

  1. candida (fungus)

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Adjective[edit]

candida

  1. feminine singular of candido

Verb[edit]

candida

  1. third-person singular present indicative of candidare
  2. second-person singular imperative of candidare

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

candida

  1. inflection of candidus:
    1. feminine nominative singular
    2. feminine vocative singular
    3. neuter nominative singular
    4. neuter accusative singular
    5. neuter vocative singular

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candidā

  1. feminine ablative singular of candidus

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