scolecoid


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sco·le·coid

(skō'lē-koyd),
1. Resembling a tapeworm scolex.
See also: lumbricoid (1), vermiform.
2. Wormlike.
See also: lumbricoid (1), vermiform.
Synonym(s): scoleciform
[G. skōlēkoeidēs, fr. skōlēx, worm, + eidos, appearance]

scolecoid

(skōl′ĕ-koyd″) [ scolex + -oid]
1. Resembling a worm.
2. Resembling a tapeworm scolex.