Definition of Anguina
: a genus of plant-parasitic phasmid nematodes (family Tylenchidae) including several serious pests of cultivated crops and typically forming galls on leaves, stems, or roots — compare anguillulina — see tylenchus
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Origin and Etymology of anguina
New Latin, from Latin, feminine of anguinus
First Known Use: 1941See Words from the same year
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