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Strongylidae

noun plural Stron·gyl·i·dae \ strän-ˈjil-ə-ˌdē \

medical Definition of Strongylidae

: a large family of nematode worms of the suborder Strongylina that are parasites of vertebrates and have a globular to cylindrical buccal capsule and a circlet of laminar processes about the mouth

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