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scoleces Explained

scoleces at English irregular forms Of Explained:

pl. of {scolex}

Scoleces at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Scolex \Sco"lex\, n.; pl. {Scoleces}. [NL., from Gr. skw`lhx
worm, grub.] (Zo["o]l.)
(a) The embryo produced directly from the egg in a
metagenetic series, especially the larva of a tapeworm or
other parasitic worm. See Illust. of {Echinococcus}.
(b) One of the Scolecida.

scoleces at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

See {scolex}