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- n. Plural form of entozoon.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n.pl. A group of worms, including the tapeworms, flukes, roundworms, etc., most of which live parasitically in the interior of other animals; the Helminthes.
- n.pl. An artificial group, including all kinds of animals living parasitically in others.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In zoology: In Cuvier's system, the second class of Radiata, containing the intestinal worms, divided into two orders, Nematoidea and Parenchymata.
- Now, a general name, of no classificatory significance, of internal parasites, such as intestinal worms: opposed to Ectozoa, the ectoparasites.
- A genus of arachnids.
- [lowercase] Plural of entozoön.
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