Trichinize
Trichinize Trich"i*nize, v. t. To render trichinous; to affect with trichin[ae]; -- chiefly used in the past participle; as, trichinized pork. [1913 Webster]

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  • trichinize — (Amer.) v. infect with trichina (parasitic worm which lives in the intestine and whose larva encysts in muscle tissue); make trichinous (also trichinise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • trichinize — [trik′i nīz΄] vt. trichinized, trichinizing to infest with trichinae …   English World dictionary

  • trichinize — transitive verb ( nized; nizing) Date: 1864 to infest with trichinae < trichinized pork > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • trichinize — trichinization, n. /trik euh nuyz /, v.t., trichinized, trichinizing. Pathol. to infect with trichinae. Also, esp. Brit., trichinise. [1860 65; TRICHIN(A) + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • trichinize — trich·i·nize also Brit trich·i·nise trik ə .nīz vt, nized also Brit nised; niz·ing also Brit nis·ing to infest with trichinae <trichinized pork> …   Medical dictionary

  • trichinize — trich·i·nize …   English syllables

  • trichinize — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌnīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: New Latin trichina + English ize : to cause to become trichinous : affect with trichinae was estimated that at least 139 prisoners were trichinized F.H.Hathaway * * * trichinization, n …   Useful english dictionary

  • trichinized — trichinize (Amer.) v. infect with trichina (parasitic worm which lives in the intestine and whose larva encysts in muscle tissue); make trichinous (also trichinise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • trichinizes — trichinize (Amer.) v. infect with trichina (parasitic worm which lives in the intestine and whose larva encysts in muscle tissue); make trichinous (also trichinise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • trichinizing — trichinize (Amer.) v. infect with trichina (parasitic worm which lives in the intestine and whose larva encysts in muscle tissue); make trichinous (also trichinise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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