\mˈʌðəz mˈɑːk], \mˈʌðəz mˈɑːk], \m_ˈʌ_ð_ə_z m_ˈɑː_k]\

Definitions of MOTHERS' MARK

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1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
By Smith Ely Jelliffe

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  • A genus of small tapeworms birds and mammals. A genus of Cestoda or tapeworms. A cestode worm order Cyclophyllideae, family Hymenolepinidae, genus Hymenolepis. includes several genera, such as H. Diminuta, occasionally infesting children, and Nana, or the dwarf tapeworm of children. Flavopuncta. See Taenia flavopuncta, under tenia.
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