Etymology
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trichomoniasis (n.)

1915, with -iasis + trichomonas, genus of a family of flagellate parasites, from tricho-, Latinized form of Greek trikho-, combining form of thrix (genitive trikhos) "hair" + -monas.

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Definitions of trichomoniasis

trichomoniasis (n.)
infection of the vagina;
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