Dictionary

cysticercoid

noun cys·ti·cer·coid \ˌsis-tə-ˈsər-ˌkid\

Definition of CYSTICERCOID

:  a tapeworm larva having an invaginated scolex and solid tailpiece

First Known Use of CYSTICERCOID

circa 1858
Medical Dictionary

cysticercoid

noun cys·ti·cer·coid \-ˈsər-ˌkid\

Medical Definition of CYSTICERCOID

:  a tapeworm larva having an invaginated scolex and solid hind part

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: cysticercosisPrevious Word in the Dictionary: cysticAll Words Near: cysticercoid
July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears