n. [Gr. kerkos, tail]
A cercaria without a tail.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • cercariaeum — cer·car·i·ae·um …   English syllables

  • cercariaeum — (ˌ)sərˌkarēˈēəm noun (plural cercariaea ēˈēə) Etymology: New Latin, irregular from cercaria : a tailless cercaria usually remaining in the snail host until eaten by the proper definitive host …   Useful english dictionary

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