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Anoplocephalidae

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noun plural An·op·lo·ce·phal·i·dae \-se-ˈfal-ə-ˌdē\

Medical Definition of Anoplocephalidae

  1. :  a family of taenioid tapeworms with unarmed scolices that live as adults in the intestines of various herbivores and pass their larval stages in some free-living mites

anoplocephalid

\-ˈsef-ə-ləd\play adjective

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