Tongueworm Tongue"worm`, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any species of Linguatulina. [1913 Webster]

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  • tongueworm — tongue worm n. Any of numerous tongue shaped, soft bodied, colorless invertebrates of the phylum Pentastoma that live embedded in the lungs, nostrils, or nasal sinuses of various mammals, reptiles, and birds, especially in tropical and… …   Universalium

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