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  1. onchocerciasisnoun

    river blindness

  2. onchocerciasisnoun

    A disease caused by a worm of the genus Onchocerca, especially as transmitted to humans by flies and often causing blindness; common in tropical Africa.

    river blindness

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  1. onchocerciasis, river blindnessnoun

    infestation with slender threadlike roundworms (filaria) deposited under the skin by the bite of black fleas; when the eyes are involved it can result in blindness; common in Africa and tropical America

    river blindness

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  1. onchocerciasis

    River blindness

  2. onchocerciasis

    Blinding disease (in part), blinding filarial disease, blinding filariasis, coast erysipelas, coastal erysipelas, craw-craw, juxta-articular nodules (in part), mal morado, onchocercosis, oncocercosis, river blindness, Robles disease, Robles fever, sowdah, volvulosis (in part)

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