Medical Dictionary

Trichostrongylidae

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noun plural Tricho·stron·gyl·i·dae \ˌtrik-ō-ˌsträn-ˈjil-ə-ˌdē\

Medical Definition of Trichostrongylidae

  1. :  a family of nematode worms of the suborder Strongylina that have a reduced buccal capsule with three or fewer basal teeth and parasitize the digestive tract of vertebrates

trichostrongylid

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