Rhabditis Rhab·di·tis (rāb-dī’tĭs)
A genus of small nematodes, some of which are parasitic on plants and animals.
1. a combining form meaning “rod,” “wand,” used in the formation of compound words: rhabdomyoma. rhabdo- or rhabd- pref. Rod; rodlike: rhabdomyoma.
noun 1. any member of the turbellarian flatworm order Neorhabdocoela, comprising both freshwater and marine species, having a simple saclike digestive system.
rhabdoid rhab·doid (rāb’doid’) adj. Rod-shaped.
noun, Anatomy, Zoology. 1. any of various rod-shaped structures. 2. the rod-shaped portion of an arthropod ommatidium.