cysticercoid definition

  • noun:
    • The larval stage of particular tapeworms, resembling a cysticercus but obtaining the scolex totally completing the enclosing cyst.
    • The hydatid or encysted state for the larva of any tapeworm.
    • The larval phase of particular tapeworms, resembling a cysticercus but getting the scolex completely completing the enclosing cyst.
    • The hydatid or encysted condition of the larva of any tapeworm.
  • others:
    • Of or related to a cysticercus or other larva of a tapeworm; hydatid.
    • Of or pertaining to a cysticercus or other larva of a tapeworm; hydatid.
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