Spirura

noun
Spi·​ru·​ra | \ spīˈru̇rə \

Definition of Spirura

: the type genus of Spiruridae including various parasites of rodents

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History and Etymology for Spirura

New Latin, from spir- + -ura

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“Spirura.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Spirura. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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