Medical Dictionary

Eucestoda

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noun plural Eu·ces·to·da \ˌyü-ses-ˈtō-də\

Medical Definition of Eucestoda

  1. in some classifications :  a subclass of flatworms of the class Cestoda comprising polyzootic forms that have a scolex of varying structure and usually distinct external segmentation and that parasitize the intestines of vertebrates


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