Strongylid Stron"gy*lid, a. & n. (Zo["o]l.) Strongyloid. [1913 Webster]

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  • strongylid — stron·gy·lid strän jə ləd n any nematode worm of the family Strongylidae strongylid adj * * * stron·gy·lid (stronґjə lid) 1. of or pertaining to the superfamily Strongylidae. 2. strongylus …   Medical dictionary

  • strongylid — stron·gy·lid …   English syllables

  • strongylid — I. njələ̇d adjective Etymology: New Latin Strongylidae : of or relating to the Strongylidae II. noun ( s) : a nematode worm of the family Strongylidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • strongyle — Common name for members of the family Strongylidae. [G. strongylos, round] * * * stron·gyle strän .jīl n STRONGYLID esp a worm of the genus Strongylus or closely related genera that is parasitic esp. in the intestines and tissues of the horse and …   Medical dictionary

  • bowel worm — n a common strongylid nematode worm of the genus Chabertia (C. ovina) infesting the colon of sheep and feeding on blood and tissue called also large mouthed bowel worm …   Medical dictionary

  • hoose — also hooze hüz n verminous bronchitis of cattle, sheep, and goats caused by larval strongylid roundworms irritating the bronchial tubes and producing a dry hacking cough called also husk, lungworm disease * * * (h z) verminous bronchitis in sheep …   Medical dictionary

  • meta — meta·autunite; meta·biological; meta·biology; meta·bi·o·sis; meta·bi·ot·ic; meta·bisulfite; meta·bo·li·an; meta·bol·ic; meta·borate; meta·boric; meta·branchial; meta·can·tho·ceph·a·la; meta·car·pa·le; meta·car·po·phalangeal; meta·carpus;… …   English syllables

  • metastrongylid — meta·strongylid …   English syllables

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