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Nematoda US English

A large phylum of worms with slender, unsegmented, cylindrical bodies, including the roundworms, threadworms, and eelworms. They are found abundantly in soil and water, and many are parasites

Nematoda in aschelminth US English

An invertebrate animal belonging to a group of phyla that are distinguished by the lack of a well-developed coelom and blood vessels. Most aschelminths are minute wormlike animals, including the nematode worms, rotifers, and water bears

Nematoda in nematode US English

A worm of the large phylum Nematoda, such as a roundworm or threadworm

Nematoda in root-knot US English

A disease of cultivated flowers and vegetables caused by eelworm infestation, resulting in galls on the roots

Nematoda in worm US English

Any of a number of creeping or burrowing invertebrate animals with long, slender, soft bodies and no limbs