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spiny-headed worm

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Definition of spiny-headed worm in English:

noun

Another term for thorny-headed worm.
Example sentences
  • Flukes, tapeworms, spiny-headed worms and roundworms are the four main types of internal parasites.
  • In a species of spiny-headed worm, males use their cements on each other, trying to gum up their rivals.
  • This spiny-headed worm uses the spines on its head to attach to the small intestine of a fish.

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