Thysanosoma

noun

Thysa·​no·​so·​ma ˌthis-ə-nō-ˈsō-mə How to pronounce Thysanosoma (audio) ˌthīs- How to pronounce Thysanosoma (audio)
: a genus of tapeworms (family Anoplocephalidae) including the common fringed tapeworm of ruminants

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“Thysanosoma.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Thysanosoma. Accessed 8 Dec. 2022.

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