Definition of anapolysis
: the retention of ripe proglottids throughout life (as in most pseudophyllidean tapeworms) — compare apolysis
anapolytic\(ˈ)a¦napə¦litik, ¦anəp-\ adjective
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Origin and Etymology of anapolysis
New Latin, from an- + apolysis
First Known Use: 1951See Words from the same year
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