Definition of nematode in English:


Line breaks: nema|tode
Pronunciation: /ˈnɛmətəʊd


  • A worm of the large phylum Nematoda, such as a roundworm or threadworm.
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    • The ecdysozoans are supposed to include arthropods, priapulids and nematodes.
    • He discovered microscopic animals such as nematodes and rotifers.
    • By far most species of animals are insects, with groups such as mollusks and nematodes also being especially diverse.

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