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Parascaris

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noun Par·as·ca·ris \(ˈ)par-ˈas-kə-rəs\

Medical Definition of Parascaris

  1. :  a genus of nematode worms of the family Ascaridae including a large roundworm (P. equorum) that is parasitic in horses


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