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nematoid

[ nĕmə-toid′ ]
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adj.

Relating to nematodes.

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Example sentences from the Web for nematoid

  • According to Dr. Gros, it takes about three weeks for these Nematoid forms to develop into a reproductive state.

  • One of the most notable exceptions is that of a nematoid infesting bees.

    Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
  • With Sir James Paget, however, rests the true discovery and determination of the nematoid character of the worm itself.

    Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
  • Another nematoid, very common in mice, is Spiroptera obtusa, occupying the stomach.

    Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
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