noun flat·worm \-ˌwərm\

Definition of FLATWORM

:  any of a phylum (Platyhelminthes) of soft-bodied usually much flattened acoelomate worms (as the planarians, flukes, and tapeworms) —called also platyhelminth

First Known Use of FLATWORM



noun flat·worm \ˈflat-ˌwərm\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FLATWORM

:  any worm of the phylum Platyhelminthes :  platyhelminth; especially :  turbellarian


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