• (n.) The Guinea worm (Filaria medinensis). • (n.) A fish; the dragonet.
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dracunculus 1. A genus of nematodes that includes parasitic species such as Dracunculus medinensis, which migrates within subcutaneous tissues and forms chronic ulcers in the skin. 2. A genus (the type of the family Dracunculidae) of greatly elongated nematode worms including the guinea worm. 3. P...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: dra-kŭng′kyū-lŭs Definitions: 1. A genus of nematodes (superfamily Dracunculoidea) that have some resemblances to true filarial worms; however, adults are larger (females being as long as 1 m), and the intermediate host is a freshwater crustacean rather...
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[animal] Dracunculus is a genus of spiruroid nematode parasites in the family Dracunculidae. Some species infest humans, and alter their hosts’ behaviour in a way that supports the worm’s reproductive cycle. Dracunculus causes a blister to form on foot of the host, causing severe pain an...
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- tuberous herbaceous perennials: dragon arum
- type genus of the family Dracunculidae
Dracunculus is a genus of plants of the natural order Araceae, with a long spotted stalk. They are natives of South Europe. Dracunculus vulgaris (green dragon) is common in English gardens. Its flowers are black, very fetid, and give out exhalations which produce headache, giddiness, and vomiting.
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1) Dracunculus 2) Genus dracunculus 3) Liliopsid genus 4) Monocot genus
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