necturus

noun
nec·​tu·​rus | \nek-ˈt(y)u̇r-əs \

Medical Definition of necturus 

1 capitalized : a genus of large North American gilled aquatic salamanders (family Proteidae) which are used as laboratory animals

2 plural necturi\-​ˌrī \ or necturuses : a salamander of the genus Necturus

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