from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n.pl. A group of Entomostraca, with suctorial mouths, including species parasitic on fishes, as the carp lice (Argulus).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A suborder of parasitic crustaceans, of the order Simphonostoma; the carp-lice.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. copepods with suctorial mouthparts; parasitic on fishes
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