from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The larval stage of a tapeworm (Tænia cœnurus) which forms bladderlike sacs in the brain of sheep, causing the fatal disease known as water brain, vertigo, staggers or gid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A cœnure: originally mistaken for and named as a genus of worms by Rudolphi.


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