Am·​i·​dos·​to·​mum | \ ˌaməˈdästəməm \

Definition of Amidostomum

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

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First Known Use of Amidostomum

1918, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Amidostomum

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

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“Amidostomum.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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