dithyridium

noun
di·thy·rid·i·um | \ ¦dīˌthīˈridēəm , ˌdithəˈr- \
plural -s

Definition of dithyridium 

: a larva of certain taenioid tapeworms consisting of a scolex invaginated into an elongated solid body

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History and Etymology for dithyridium

New Latin, from di- + Greek thyridion, diminutive of thyra door

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