Polystomata
Polystomata Pol`y*stom"a*ta, n. pl. [NL., from Gr. poly`s many + ?, ?, mouth.] (Zo["o]l.) A division of trematode worms having more two suckers. Called also {Polystomea} and {Polystoma}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Polystoma — Polystomata Pol y*stom a*ta, n. pl. [NL., from Gr. poly s many + ?, ?, mouth.] (Zo[ o]l.) A division of trematode worms having more two suckers. Called also {Polystomea} and {Polystoma}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Polystomea — Polystomata Pol y*stom a*ta, n. pl. [NL., from Gr. poly s many + ?, ?, mouth.] (Zo[ o]l.) A division of trematode worms having more two suckers. Called also {Polystomea} and {Polystoma}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • monostomatous — monostomatous, a. Zool. (mɒnəʊˈstɒmətəs) [f. Gr. µόνο ς mono + στοµατ , στόµα mouth + ous: cf. next.] Having only one mouth or sucker; spec. of or pertaining to the Monostomata, the higher of the two main divisions of the Metazoa, including all… …   Useful english dictionary

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