gyrodactyloid

adjective
gy·​ro·​dac·​ty·​loid | \ ¦jīrō¦daktəˌlȯid \

Definition of gyrodactyloid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the genus Gyrodactylus or to worms of this or related genera

gyrodactyloid

noun
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plural -s

Definition of gyrodactyloid (Entry 2 of 2)

: a gyrodactyloid worm

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History and Etymology for gyrodactyloid

Adjective

New Latin Gyrodactylus + English -oid

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“Gyrodactyloid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gyrodactyloid. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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