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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A general name of the minute Entozoa or internal parasites which are found in blood, as the Distoma hæmatobium or Bilharzia hæmobia, and the Hexathyridium venarum or Polystoma sanguicola. The term has no classificatory significance.

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