Litomosoides

noun
Li·​to·​mo·​soi·​des | \ ˌlītōməˈsȯiˌdēz, ˌlit- \

Definition of Litomosoides

: a genus of filariid worms including a form (L. carinii) that is parasitic in the cotton rat and is much used in research on chemotherapy and other problems concerning human filariases

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“Litomosoides.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Litomosoides. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

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