Medical Dictionary

Aschelminthes

noun pl Asc·hel·min·thes \ˌask-ˌ(h)el-ˈmin-ˌthēz\

Medical Definition of ASCHELMINTHES

in some classifications :  a phylum of pseudocoelomate animals including the major taxa Rotifera, Gastrotricha, Kinorhyncha, Nematoda, Nematomorpha, and sometimes the Acanthocephala all of which are sometimes regarded as independent phyla
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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