acanthocheilonema

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Acanthocheilonema A·can·tho·chei·lo·ne·ma (ə-kān'thə-kī'lə-nē'mə)
n.
A genus of filarial worms that are parasitic in humans, now part of the genus Dipetalonema. No longer in technical use.

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