Medical Dictionary

Diphyllobothriidae

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noun plural Di·phyl·lo·both·ri·i·dae \-ˈrī-ə-ˌdē\

Medical Definition of Diphyllobothriidae

  1. :  a family of tapeworms that belong to the order Pseudophyllidea and have a complex life history with more than one intermediate host and the scolex of the adult usually grooved and lacking suckers or hooks


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