myiasis

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μυῖα ‎(muîa, fly) + -iasis.

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  • IPA(key): /maɪ.ˈaɪ.ə.sɪs/

Noun[edit]

myiasis ‎(plural myiases)

  1. (medicine) The infestation of a living vertebrate by maggots.

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