plural noun Strig·e·ata \ˌstrijēˈätə, -ˈātə\

Definition of Strigeata

in some classifications

  1. :  a suborder of Prosostomata comprising digenetic trematode worms parasitic as adults in the blood or intestines of vertebrates and including such medically important forms as the schistosomes

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Origin and Etymology of strigeata

New Latin, from Strigea, genus of trematodes + -ata

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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