Lumbricus

noun
Lum·​bri·​cus | \ ˈləm-brə-kəs How to pronounce Lumbricus (audio) \

Medical Definition of Lumbricus

: a genus of earthworms that is the type of the family Lumbricidae

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“Lumbricus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Lumbricus. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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