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Lymnaea

noun Lym·naea \ lim-ˈnē-ə, ˈlim-nē-ə \

medical Definition of Lymnaea

:a genus of snails formerly almost coextensive with the family Lymnaeidae but now comprising comparatively few species of dextrally coiled freshwater snails that include some medically important intermediate hosts of flukes — compare fossaria, galba

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