fasciola

[ fə-sēə-lə, -sī- ]

n. pl. fas•ci•o•lae (-lē′)

A small band or group of fibers.

Nearby words

  1. foot-dragging,
  2. foot-drop,
  3. foot-in-mouth,
  4. foot-in-mouth disease,
  5. foot-lambert,
  6. foot-pound-second,
  7. foot-pound-second system,
  8. foot-poundal,
  9. foot-ton,
  10. footage


Fasciola

n.

A genus of large digenetic liver flukes that infect mammals.

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