Definition of myiasis in English:

myiasis

noun

(also myasis)
Medicine
  • Infestation with maggots; an instance of this; a lesion caused by this.

Pronunciation

myiasis

/ˈmʌɪ(ɪ)əsɪs/ /mʌɪɪˈeɪsɪs/ /mʌɪˈʌɪəsɪs/

Origin

Mid 19th century. From ancient Greek μυῖα fly + -asis.