Anguina

noun
An·​gui·​na | \ aŋˈgwīnə, anˈ-, -ēnə \

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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First Known Use of Anguina

1941, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Anguina

New Latin, from Latin, feminine of anguinus

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The first known use of Anguina was in 1941

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“Anguina.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Anguina. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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