monostome

adjective
mono·​stome

Definition of monostome

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : having one mouth or sucker
2 [New Latin Monostomata] : of or relating to the Monostomata

monostome

noun
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plural -s

Definition of monostome (Entry 2 of 2)

: a trematode worm of the suborder Monostomata

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History and Etymology for monostome

Adjective

Greek monostomos, from mon- + -stomos -stomous

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“Monostome.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/monostome. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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