Acephalina

plural noun
Aceph·a·li·na | \(ˌ)āˌsefəˈlīnə, əˌs-, -lē-\

Definition of Acephalina 

: a tribe or other division of gregarines comprising forms with nonseptate trophozoites that do not undergo schizogony (as earthworm parasites of the genus Monocystis) — see monocystis

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Other Words from Acephalina

acephaline \(ˈ)ā¦sefəˌlīn, -əl-, -lə̇n \ adjective

First Known Use of Acephalina

1893, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Acephalina

New Latin, from Greek akephalos + New Latin -ina

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