Linguatula

noun
Lin·​guat·​u·​la | \ liŋ-ˈgwa-chə-lə How to pronounce Linguatula (audio) \

Medical Definition of Linguatula

: a genus of tongue worms that includes a cosmopolitan parasite (L. serrata) of the nasal and respiratory passages of various canines, sheep and goats, the horse, and occasionally humans

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