lancet fluke

noun

: a small liver fluke of the genus Dicrocoelium (D. dendriticum synonym D. lanceolatum) widely distributed in sheep and cattle and rarely infecting humans

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“Lancet fluke.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/lancet%20fluke. Accessed 18 May. 2024.

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