meiostomatous

adjective
meio·​stoma·​tous | \ ˌmī-ə-ˈstäm-ət-əs How to pronounce meiostomatous (audio) , -ˈstōm- How to pronounce meiostomatous (audio) \

Medical Definition of meiostomatous

of a larval nematode
: having the oral structures reduced or simplified as compared with related forms

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“Meiostomatous.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/meiostomatous. Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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