Acanthocheilonema

noun
Acan·​tho·​chei·​lo·​ne·​ma | \ -ˌkī-lə-ˈnē-mə How to pronounce Acanthocheilonema (audio) \

Medical Definition of Acanthocheilonema

: a common genus of tropical filarial worms parasitic in humans and monkeys

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“Acanthocheilonema.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Acanthocheilonema. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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