| Share
 

Dictionary


a•can•tho•ceph•a•lan



Pronunciation: (u-kan"thu-sef'u-lun), [key]
n.
any parasitic worm of the phylum or class Acanthocephala, having a proboscis covered with recurved hooks.

adj.
belonging or pertaining to the Acanthocephala.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

acantho-acanthocyte
See also:

 

Related Content