Opalina

noun Opa·li·na \ˌōpəˈlīnə, -lēnə\

Definition of Opalina

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Opalinidae) of large flattened multinucleate protociliates that are endozoic in the rectum of amphibians

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Origin and Etymology of opalina

New Latin, from Latin opalus opal + New Latin -ina


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