tongue worm

noun

Medical Definition of tongue worm

: any of a phylum or arthropod class (Pentastomida) of parasitic invertebrates that live as adults in the respiratory passages of reptiles, birds, or mammals — see halzoun

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“Tongue worm.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tongue%20worm. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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