oesophagostome

noun
oe·​soph·​a·​go·​stome
variants: also esophagostome \ i-​ˈsäf-​ə-​gə-​ˌstōm How to pronounce oesophagostome (audio) \

Medical Definition of oesophagostome

: a nematode worm of the genus Oesophagostomum

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“Oesophagostome.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/oesophagostome. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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