Cestoda

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Noun1.Cestoda - tapeworms
helminth, parasitic worm - worm that is parasitic on the intestines of vertebrates especially roundworms and tapeworms and flukes
cestode, tapeworm - ribbonlike flatworms that are parasitic in the intestines of humans and other vertebrates
family Taeniidae, Taeniidae - a family of Cestoda
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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Hydatid disease is caused by cestode tape worm Echinococcus granulosus and rarely by Echinococcus multilocularis.
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