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Planorbidae

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noun plural Pla·nor·bi·dae \ plə-ˈnȯr-bə-ˌdē \

medical Definition of Planorbidae

:a family of freshwater pulmonate snails having a single pair of tentacles with an eye at the base of each and gills as well as lungs and including numerous forms important as intermediate hosts of pathogenic trematode worms — see planorbis

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