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Angiostrongylus malaysiensis

[ ăn′jē-ō-strŏnjə-ləs mə-lā′zē-ĕnsĭs ]
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n.

A Malaysian species of the parasitic nematode genus Angiostrongylus, an agent of angiostrongylosis.

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