- A vaginitis in women caused by a trichomonad (Trichomonas vaginalis) and characterized by a heavy discharge.
- A disease of cows caused by a trichomonad (Trichomonas foetus) and resulting in temporary infertility and sometimes abortion.
Origin of trichomoniasis
- New Latin Trichomonas genus name –iasis
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition