myzorhynchus

noun
my·​zo·​rhyn·​chus | \ ˌmī-zə-ˈriŋ-kəs How to pronounce myzorhynchus (audio) \
plural myzorhynchi\ -​ˌkī How to pronounce myzorhynchi (audio) \

Medical Definition of myzorhynchus

: an apical sucker on the scolex of various tapeworms that is often stalked

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“Myzorhynchus.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/myzorhynchus. Accessed 6 December 2019.

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