Filaria medinensis
Dracunculus Dra*cun"cu*lus, n.; pl. {Dracunculi}. [L., dim. of draco dragon.] (Zo["o]l.) (a) A fish; the dragonet. (b) The Guinea worm ({Filaria medinensis}). [1913 Webster]

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  • Filaria Medinensis — Guinea Guin ea (g[i^]n [ e]), n. 1. A district on the west coast of Africa (formerly noted for its export of gold and slaves) after which the Guinea fowl, Guinea grass, Guinea peach, etc., are named. [1913 Webster] 2. A gold coin of England… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Filaria — Former genus of nematodes now classified in several genera and species of the family Onchocercidae; e.g., Wuchereria bancrofti (F. bancrofti, F. diurna, or F. nocturna), Brugia malayi (F. malaya), Onchocerca volvulus (F. volvulus), Mansonella… …   Medical dictionary

  • РИШТА — РИШТА, или дракункулез, глистное заболевание кожи, вызываемое нематодой Dracuncu lus medinensis (L. 1758), относящейся к сем. Dracunculidae Leiper,. 1912, подотряда Fila riata Skrj., 1915. Синонимы возбудителя: Gor dius medinensis (L. 1758); Vena …   Большая медицинская энциклопедия

  • Глисты — (Entozoa s. Helminthes) животные, составлявшие в прежнее время особый класс (Кювье, фон Зибольд и др.). ГЛИСТЫ I. ГЛИСТЫ II. В настоящее время термин Г. имеет исключительно биологическое, а не систематическое значение. Под названием Г.… …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

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  • Dracunculi — Dracunculus Dra*cun cu*lus, n.; pl. {Dracunculi}. [L., dim. of draco dragon.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A fish; the dragonet. (b) The Guinea worm ({Filaria medinensis}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dracunculus — Dra*cun cu*lus, n.; pl. {Dracunculi}. [L., dim. of draco dragon.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A fish; the dragonet. (b) The Guinea worm ({Filaria medinensis}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fritillaria Meleagris — Guinea Guin ea (g[i^]n [ e]), n. 1. A district on the west coast of Africa (formerly noted for its export of gold and slaves) after which the Guinea fowl, Guinea grass, Guinea peach, etc., are named. [1913 Webster] 2. A gold coin of England… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gray plum — Guinea Guin ea (g[i^]n [ e]), n. 1. A district on the west coast of Africa (formerly noted for its export of gold and slaves) after which the Guinea fowl, Guinea grass, Guinea peach, etc., are named. [1913 Webster] 2. A gold coin of England… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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