an·​cyl·​o·​stome aŋ-ˈkil-ə-ˌstōm How to pronounce ancylostome (audio) an-ˈsil- How to pronounce ancylostome (audio)
variants or ankylostome
: any of the genus Ancylostoma of hookworms

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“Ancylostome.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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