Ascaris lumbricoides

Ascaris lumbricoides
a species parasitic in the intestines and lungs of humans and occasionally pigs. See also ascariasis and Ascaris pneumonitis.

Ascaris lumbricoides. Adult males are thinner and 15–30 cm long; adult females are thicker and 20–35 cm long.

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  • Ascaris lumbricoides — Mawworm Maw worm , n. [Maw the belly + worm.] (Zo[ o]l.) (a) Any intestinal worm found in the stomach, esp. the common round worm ({Ascaris lumbricoides}), and allied species. (b) One of the larv[ae] of botflies of horses; a bot. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ascaris lumbricoides — Stomach Stom ach, n. [OE. stomak, F. estomac, L. stomachus, fr. Gr. sto machos stomach, throat, gullet, fr. sto ma a mouth, any outlet or entrance.] 1. (Anat.) An enlargement, or series of enlargements, in the anterior part of the alimentary… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ascaris lumbricoides — noun intestinal parasite of humans and pigs • Syn: ↑common roundworm • Hypernyms: ↑nematode, ↑nematode worm, ↑roundworm • Member Holonyms: ↑Ascaris, ↑genus Ascaris …   Useful english dictionary

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