strongyliform

adjective
stron·​gyl·​i·​form | \ stränˈjiləˌfȯrm \

Definition of strongyliform

1 : resembling strongyles
2 of a larval nematode worm : having the esophagus intermediate in character between the rhabditiform and filariform types

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History and Etymology for strongyliform

strongyle + -iform

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“Strongyliform.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/strongyliform. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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