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English definition of “eosinophilia”

eosinophilia

noun [U]     /iː.əˌsɪn.əˈfɪl.i.ə/ US  // specialized
an abnormal increase in the number of eosinophils (= a type of white blood cells) in the blood: Eosinophilia is usually due to infection by parasites such as roundworms.Disorders and diseases of the heart and blood
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