trematode

noun trem·a·tode \ ˈtre-mə-ˌtōd \

Definition of trematode

:any of a class (Trematoda) of parasitic usually hermaphroditic flatworms including the flukes

trematode

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of trematode

ultimately from Greek trēmatōdēs pierced with holes, from trēmat-, trēma hole, from tetrainein to bore — more at 1throw


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trematode

noun trem·a·tode \ ˈtrem-ə-ˌtōd \

medical Definition of trematode

:any parasitic flatworm (as a liver fluke) of the class Trematoda

trematode

adjective

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