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)
: a family of nematodes containing the hookworms

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“Ancylostomatidae.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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