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coenurus

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noun coe·nu·rus \sə-ˈn(y)u̇r-əs, sē-\

Medical Definition of coenurus

plural

coenuri

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  1. :  a complex tapeworm larva growing interstitially in vertebrate tissues and consisting of a large fluid-filled sac from the inner wall of which numerous scolices develop—see gid


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