marita

noun
ma·​ri·​ta | \ məˈrītə \
plural maritae\ -​tˌē \

Definition of marita

: a sexually mature digentic trematode — compare metacercaria, parthenita

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History and Etymology for marita

New Latin, from Latin marita married woman, wife, feminine of maritus married man, husband

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“Marita.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/marita. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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