Proglottid
Proglottid Pro*glot"tid, n. (Zo["o]l) Proglottis. [1913 Webster]

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  • proglottid — [prō glät′is] n. pl. proglottides [prō glät′i dēz΄prō glät′id] n. 〚< ModL proglottis (gen. proglottidis) < Gr pro , forward + glōtta, the tongue: see PRO 1 …   Universalium

  • proglottid — [prō glät′is] n. pl. proglottides [prō glät′i dēz΄prō glät′id] n. [< ModL proglottis (gen. proglottidis) < Gr pro , forward + glōtta, the tongue: see PRO 1 & GLOTTIS] any of the segmentlike divisions of a tapeworm s body: each division has… …   English World dictionary

  • Proglottid — Pro|glotti̱d [aus gr. προγλωσσις (προγλωττις)Proglottid= Zungenspitze] m; en, en: Bandwurmglied …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • proglottid — noun Etymology: New Latin proglottis Date: 1864 a segment of a tapeworm containing both male and female reproductive organs …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • proglottid — n. [Gr. pro, before; glotta, tongue] (PLATYHELMINTHES: Cestoda) One complete unit of reproductive organs in a strobila; usually corresponding to a segment …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • proglottid — noun Any of the segments of a tapeworm; they contain both male and female reproductive organs See Also: proglottic …   Wiktionary

  • proglottid — One of the segments of a tapeworm, containing the reproductive organs. SYN: proglottis. [pro + G. glossa, tongue] * * * pro·glot·tid ( )prō glät əd n one of the segments of a tapeworm formed by a process of strobilation in the neck region of the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Proglottid — Pro|glot|tid, der; en, en [zu griech. proglōssís, proglōttís = Zungenspitze] (Med.): Glied eines Bandwurmes …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Proglottid — Pro|glot|tid 〈m.; Gen.: en, Pl.: en; Zool.〉 Glied eines Bandwurms [Etym.: <Pro… + grch. glotta »Zunge« + …id] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Proglottid — Pro|glot|tid* der; en, en (meist Plur.) <zu gr. (attisch) proglōttís »Zungenspitze« u. 2↑...id> Bandwurmglied (Med.) …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

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