adolescaria

noun ad·o·les·car·ia \ ˌa-də-ˌle-ˈska-rē-ə , -ˈsker-ē- \

Definition of adolescaria

plural adolescariae play \ˌa-də-ˌle-ˈska-rē-ˌē, -ˈsker-ē-\ or adolescarias
: a late larval trematode or a developing trematode not yet attained to sexual maturity — compare marita, parthenita

adolescarial

play \ˌa-də-ˌle-ˈska-rē-əl, -ˈsker-ē-\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of adolescaria

New Latin, from Latin adolescere + -aria (feminine of -arius -ary)


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