Actinomyxidia

plural noun
Ac·ti·no·myx·id·ia | \¦ak-tə-nō-(ˌ)mik-ˈsi-dē-ə, ak-¦ti-nō-\

Definition of Actinomyxidia 

: a small order of cnidosporidian protozoan parasites of worms distinguished by spores with trivalve shells and three polar capsules

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Other Words from Actinomyxidia

actinomyxidian \¦ak-tə-nō-(ˌ)mik-ˈsi-dē-ən, ak-¦ti-nō- \ adjective or noun

First Known Use of Actinomyxidia

1906, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Actinomyxidia

New Latin, alteration of Actinomyxida, from actin- + myx- + -ida

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