Anguillula
Old name for a genus of free-living nematodes. See Turbatrix. [Mod. L. dim. of L. anguilla, eel]

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An·guil·lu·la aŋ-'gwil-yə-lə n syn of TURBATRIX

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An·guil·lu·la (ang-gwilґu-lə) [L. “little eel”] a genus of nematode parasites, many species of which have been reassigned to other genera.

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  • Anguillŭla — Anguillŭla, Anguillulĭdae, s. Aaltierchen …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • anguillula — an·guìl·lu·la s.f. 1. TS zool.com. nome comunemente dato a diverse specie parassite del phylum dei Nematodi 2. OB TS zool. verme del genere Anguillula | con iniz. maiusc., genere del raggruppamento degli Anguillulidi {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1892 …   Dizionario italiano

  • Anguillula — noun a genus of Cephalobidae • Syn: ↑genus Anguillula, ↑Turbatrix, ↑genus Turbatrix • Hypernyms: ↑worm genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cephalobidae, ↑family Cephalobidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • anguillula — {{hw}}{{anguillula}}{{/hw}}s. f. Piccolo verme dei Nematodi, parassita di animali e di vegetali …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • anguillula — pl.f. anguillule …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • anguillula — an·guil·lu·la …   English syllables

  • Anguillŭla acēti — (lat.), Essigälchen, sonst zu den Infusionsthierchen, jetzt zu den Rundwürmern (Nematoidea) aus der Klasse der Ringelwürmer gezählte, kaum 1 Linie lange, in dem Häutchen auf trübem Essig lebende Würmchen …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Anguillula intestinalis — Anguillula stercoralis Strongyloides stercoralis …   Medical dictionary

  • Anguillula aceti — noun minute eelworm that feeds on organisms that cause fermentation in e.g. vinegar • Syn: ↑vinegar eel, ↑vinegar worm, ↑Turbatrix aceti • Hypernyms: ↑eelworm • Member Holonyms: ↑Anguillula, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anguillula acetiglutinis — Vinegar Vin e*gar, n. [OE. vinegre, F. vinaigre; vin wine (L. vinum) + aigre sour. See {Wine}, and {Eager}, a.] 1. A sour liquid used as a condiment, or as a preservative, and obtained by the spontaneous (acetous) fermentation, or by the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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