redia

noun
re·​dia | \ˈrē-dē-ə \
plural rediae\ˈrē-​dē-​ˌē \ also redias

Definition of redia 

: a larva produced within the sporocyst of many trematodes that produces another generation of rediae or develops into a cercaria

Other Words from redia

redial \ˈrē-​dē-​əl \ adjective

First Known Use of redia

1877, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for redia

New Latin, from Francesco Redi †1698? Italian naturalist

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redia

noun
re·​dia | \ˈrēd-ē-ə \
plural rediae\-​ē-​ˌē \ also redias

Medical Definition of redia 

: a larva produced within the sporocyst of many trematodes that produces another generation of larvae like itself or develops into a cercaria

Other Words from redia

redial \-​ē-​əl \ adjective

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