uncinaria

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Uncinaria Un·ci·nar·i·a (ŭn'sə-nâr'ē-ə)
n.
A genus of nematode hookworms including species that infect various carnivorous mammals, formerly including species now classified under the genera Ancylostoma and Necator.

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