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cecal worm


cecal worm

noun

Definition of CECAL WORM

:  a worm parasitizing the cecum; specifically :  a nematode worm of the genus Heterakis (H. gallinae) that infests gallinaceous birds and serves as an intermediate host and transmitter of the protozoan causing blackhead
March 01, 2015
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