Trichuridae

noun plural
Trich·​u·​ri·​dae | \trik-ˈyu̇r-ə-ˌdē \

Medical Definition of Trichuridae 

: a family of nematode worms (order Enoplida) that are parasitic in the intestines of vertebrates and have a slender body sometimes with a thickened posterior end and a tubular capillary esophagus

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