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redia

play
noun re·dia \ˈrē-dē-ə\

Definition of redia

plural rediae play \-dē-ˌē\ also redias

  1. :  a larva produced within the sporocyst of many trematodes that produces another generation of rediae or develops into a cercaria

redial play \-dē-əl\ adjective


Origin of redia

New Latin, from Francesco Redi †1698? Italian naturalist


First Known Use: 1877


Medical Dictionary

redia

play
noun re·dia \ˈrēd-ē-ə\

Medical Definition of redia

plural rediae \-ē-ˌē\play also redias

  1. :  a larva produced within the sporocyst of many trematodes that produces another generation of larvae like itself or develops into a cercaria

redial \-ē-əl\play adjective



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