Ancylostomatidae

noun plural
An·​cy·​lo·​sto·​mat·​i·​dae | \ ˌaŋ-kə-ˌlō-(ˌ)stō-ˈmat-ə-ˌdē How to pronounce Ancylostomatidae (audio) , ˌan(t)-sə- How to pronounce Ancylostomatidae (audio) , -ˌläs-tə-\

Medical Definition of Ancylostomatidae

: a family of nematodes containing the hookworms

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