rhabdion

noun
rhab·​di·​on | \ ˈrabdēˌän \
plural -s

Definition of rhabdion

: any of the sclerotized segments making up the lining of the buccal cavity of a nematode worm

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History and Etymology for rhabdion

New Latin, from Greek, little rod, diminutive of rhabdos rod

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“Rhabdion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rhabdion. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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