[mahy-ruh-sid-ee-uh m] /ˌmaɪ rəˈsɪd i əm/
noun, plural miracidia
[mahy-ruh-sid-ee-uh] /ˌmaɪ rəˈsɪd i ə/ (Show IPA)
the larva that hatches from the egg of a trematode worm or fluke.
noun (pl) -ia (-ɪə)
the flat ciliated larva of flukes that hatches from the egg and gives rise asexually to other larval forms
[mir-uh-kuh l] /ˈmɪr ə kəl/ noun 1. an effect or extraordinary event in the physical world that surpasses all known human or natural powers and is ascribed to a supernatural cause. 2. such an effect or event manifesting or considered as a work of God. 3. a wonder; marvel. 4. a wonderful or surpassing example […]
noun 1. . miracle drug mir·a·cle drug (mĭr’ə-kəl) n. A usually new drug that proves extraordinarily effective.
noun 1. the berrylike fruit of either of two African shrubs, Synsepalum dulcificum or Thaumatococcus daniellii, that, when chewed, causes sour substances to taste sweet. 2. Also called serendipity berry. the similar fruit of an African shrub, Dioscoreophyllum cumminsii. noun 1. (informal) the small, red, edible berry of the plant Synsepalum dulcificum, which contains a […]
noun 1. a person who performs or appears to perform miracles. 2. a person who performs or is capable of performing exceptional deeds, as from skill or talent: He’s a miracle man when it comes to repairing engines.