Zoology A worm of the large phylum Nematoda, such as a roundworm or threadworm.
- 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.
Words that rhyme with nematodetrematode
For editors and proofreaders
Definition of nematode in:
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.