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[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


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