\jˌuːnɪɹˈe͡ɪdɪˌe͡ɪt], \jˌuːnɪɹˈe‍ɪdɪˌe‍ɪt], \j_ˌuː_n_ɪ_ɹ_ˈeɪ_d_ɪ__ˌeɪ_t]\
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1908 - Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language
By Thomas Davidson

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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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