proglottic

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  • proglottic — prōˈgläd.ik adjective Etymology: proglottid + ic : of or relating to proglottids * * * proglottic, a. (prəʊˈglɒtɪk) [irreg. f. proglottis + ic.] Of or pertaining to a proglottis. in Cent. Dict …   Useful english dictionary

  • proglottic — adjective Of or pertaining to a proglottid …   Wiktionary

  • proglottic — pro·glot·tic …   English syllables

  • proglottis — proglottic, proglottidean, adj. /proh glot is/, n., pl. proglottides / glot i deez /. Zool. one of the segments or joints of a tapeworm, containing complete reproductive systems, usually both male and female. Also, proglottid /proh glot id/.… …   Universalium

  • proglottidean — See proglottic. * * * …   Universalium

  • proglottid — noun Any of the segments of a tapeworm; they contain both male and female reproductive organs See Also: proglottic …   Wiktionary

  • proglottis — /proʊˈglɒtəs/ (say proh glotuhs) noun (plural proglottides /proʊˈglɒtədiz/ (say proh glotuhdeez)) one of the segments or joints of a tapeworm, containing complete reproductive systems, usually both male and female. Also, proglottid /proʊˈglɒtəd/… …   Australian English dictionary

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