Metastrongylidae

noun plural
Meta·​stron·​gyl·​i·​dae | \ ˌmet-ə-ˌsträn-ˈjil-ə-ˌdē How to pronounce Metastrongylidae (audio) \

Medical Definition of Metastrongylidae

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

Other Words from Metastrongylidae

metastrongyle \ -​ˈsträn-​ˌjīl, -​jəl How to pronounce Metastrongylidae (audio) \ noun
metastrongylid \ -​ˈsträn-​jə-​lid How to pronounce Metastrongylidae (audio) \ adjective or noun

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“Metastrongylidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Metastrongylidae. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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