Adjective "Filarial" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Filarial


    Definition:

    1. belonging to the genus Filaria and allied genera of the family Filariidae.

    2. Pathology. pertaining to or noting infection by filariae: filarial disease.

    Examples:

    "worms can be filarial."

    "infections can be filarial."