plural noun Ceph·a·lo·bi·dae \ˌsefəˈlōbəˌdē\

Definition of Cephalobidae

  1. :  a family of rhabditoid nematode worms that are saprophagous or associated with the roots of plants — compare vinegar eel



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Origin and Etymology of cephalobidae

New Latin, from Cephalobus, type genus (probably irregular from cephal- + -lobus) + -idae

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capable of being understood in two ways

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