Anoplocephala

noun
An·​op·​lo·​ceph·​a·​la | \ ˌan-ə-(ˌ)plō-ˈsef-ə-lə How to pronounce Anoplocephala (audio) \

Medical Definition of Anoplocephala

: a genus of taenioid tapeworms including some parasites of horses

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“Anoplocephala.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Anoplocephala. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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