noun, plural e·chi·no·coc·ci [ih-kahy-noh-kok-sahy] /ɪˌkaɪ noʊˈkɒk saɪ/.
Examples from the Web for echinococcus
In some forms (Cœnurus, Echinococcus) reproduction by budding takes place at this stage.The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume II (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
It is fairly constant in trichinosis, uncinariasis, filariasis, and echinococcus disease.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
This form of the parasite is designated Echinococcus multilocularis.
As regards the larger cestode larv, Cysticercus tenuicollis and Echinococcus veterinorum are of frequent occurrence.Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
There are no corresponding changes of size in the echinococcus cyst.