Definition of Amphilina
: a genus (the type of the family Amphilinidae) comprising the cestodarian worms with flat leaflike body and an anterior extensible proboscis — compare gyrocotyle
amphilinid\-nėd, -ˌnid\ adjective or noun
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Origin and Etymology of amphilina
New Latin, from Greek amphilinos bound with flaxen thongs
First Known Use: 1875
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