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proglottis

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noun pro·glot·tis \(ˌ)prō-ˈglä-təs\

Definition of proglottis

plural proglottidesplay \-ˈglä-tə-ˌdēz\



Origin of proglottis

New Latin proglottid-, proglottis, from Greek proglōttis tip of the tongue, from pro- + glōtta tongue — more at gloss


First Known Use: 1855


Medical Dictionary

proglottis

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noun pro·glot·tis \(ˈ)prō-ˈglät-əs\

Medical Definition of proglottis

plural proglottides \-ˈglät-ə-ˌdēz\play




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