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Diphyllobothriidae

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

medical Definition of Diphyllobothriidae

: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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