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Trichostrongylidae

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

medical Definition of Trichostrongylidae

: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

play \-ˈsträn-jə-ləd\ adjective or noun

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