Cestodaria

noun
Ces·​to·​dar·​ia | \ ˌses-tə-ˈdar-ē-ə How to pronounce Cestodaria (audio) \

Medical Definition of Cestodaria

: a subclass of the class Cestoda comprising unsegmented intestinal parasites of sharks, rays, and primitive bony fish

Other Words from Cestodaria

cestodarian \ -​ē-​ən How to pronounce cestodarian (audio) \ noun

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