Ternidens

noun
Ter·​ni·​dens | \ ˈtər-nə-ˌdenz How to pronounce Ternidens (audio) \

Medical Definition of Ternidens

: a genus of nematode worms of the family Strongylidae parasitic in the intestine of various African apes and monkeys and sometimes in humans

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“Ternidens.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Ternidens. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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