noun Am·i·dos·to·mum \ˌaməˈdästəməm\

Definition of Amidostomum

  1. :  a genus of strongyloid nematodes including destructive parasites of the gizzard wall of ducks and geese

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Origin and Etymology of amidostomum

New Latin, from Greek amid-, amis chamber pot + New Latin -o- + -stomum

First Known Use: 1918

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a brief usually trivial fact

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