Gnathobdellida

noun plural
Gna·thob·del·li·da | \ ˌnā-ˌthäb-ˈdel-ə-də \

Medical Definition of Gnathobdellida 

: an order or other taxon of leeches comprising those lacking a proboscis and having 2-toothed or 3-toothed chitinous jaws (as the medicinal leech and the land leeches)

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