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Macracanthorhynchus

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noun Mac·ra·can·tho·rhyn·chus \-ˈriŋ-kəs\

Medical Definition of Macracanthorhynchus

  1. :  a genus of intestinal worms of the phylum or class Acanthocephala that include the common acanthocephalan (M. hirudinaceus) of swine


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