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Dictyocaulus

noun Dic·ty·o·cau·lus \ ˌdik-tē-ə-ˈkȯ-ləs \

medical Definition of Dictyocaulus

:a genus of small slender lungworms of the family Metastrongylidae infesting mammals (as ruminants) and often causing severe bronchial symptoms or even pneumonia in young animals

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