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noun oxy·uris \-ˈyr-əs\

Medical Definition of OXYURIS

capitalized :  a genus (the type of the family Oxyuridae) of parasitic nematodes with a long slender tail and a well-developed posterior pharyngeal enlargement
:  any nematode worm of the genus Oxyuris or a related genus (as Enterobius:  pinworm
May 04, 2015
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