\pɹˈe͡ɪɪŋwˈiːl], \pɹˈe‍ɪɪŋwˈiːl], \p_ɹ_ˈeɪ_ɪ_ŋ_w_ˈiː_l]\

Definitions of PRAYING-WHEEL

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1895 - Glossary of terms and phrases
By Henry Percy Smith

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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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