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Metastrongylidae

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noun plural Meta·stron·gyl·i·dae \ˌmet-ə-ˌsträn-ˈjil-ə-ˌdē\

Medical Definition of Metastrongylidae

  1. :  a large family of parasitic strongyloid nematode worms including the genera Dictyocaulus, Metastrongylus, and Protostrongylus

metastrongyle

\-ˈsträn-ˌjīl, -jəl\play noun

metastrongylid

\-ˈsträn-jə-lid\play adjective or noun

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