Medical Dictionary

Trematoda

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noun plural Trem·a·to·da \ˌtrem-ə-ˈtōd-ə\

Medical Definition of Trematoda

  1. :  a class of the phylum Platyhelminthes including the flukes and related parasitic flatworms that usually have no cellular epidermis or cilia but have a chitinous cuticle covering the body, suckers for adhesion, and a well-developed digestive tract

trematodan

\-ˈtōd-ən\play or

trematodean

\-ˈtōd-ē-ən\play adjective

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