Meaning of Chinese liver fluke

Chi'nese liv'er fluke"

Pronunciation: (liv'ur), [key]
  1. a parasitic Asian flatworm, Clonorchis sinensis, that infects the gastrointestinal tract and bile duct following ingestion of contaminated raw or insufficiently cooked freshwater fish. Cf. trematode.
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