adjective see platyhelminth

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  • platyhelminthic — See platyhelminth. * * * …   Universalium

  • platyhelminthic — platy·hel·min·thic hel min(t) thik adj 1) of or relating to the phylum Platyhelminthes 2) of or relating to a platyhelminth …   Medical dictionary

  • platyhelminthic — adj. pertaining to flatworms, of worms belonging to the phylum Platyhelminthes …   English contemporary dictionary

  • platyhelminthic — platy·helminthic …   English syllables

  • platyhelminthic — adjective see platyhelminthes …   Useful english dictionary

  • platyhelminth — platyhelminthic, adj. /plat i hel minth/, n. any worm of the phylum Platyhelminthes; a flatworm. [1875 80; < NL Platyhelmintha flatworm. See PLATY , HELMINTH] * * * …   Universalium

  • flame cell — noun Date: 1888 a hollow cell that has a tuft of vibratile cilia and is part of some lower invertebrate excretory systems (as of a platyhelminthic worm) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • platyhelminth — noun Etymology: ultimately from Greek platys broad, flat + helminth , helmis helminth Date: circa 1890 flatworm • platyhelminthic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • monogenetic — Relating to monogenesis. SYN: monoxenous. * * * mono·ge·net·ic jə net ik adj 1) relating to or involving the origin of diverse individuals or kinds by descent from a single ancestral individual or kind <the entire present human population is… …   Medical dictionary

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