Definition of Gnathostoma

1. n. pl. A comprehensive division of vertebrates, including all that have distinct jaws, in contrast with the leptocardians and marsipobranchs (Cyclostoma), which lack them.



Medical Definition of Gnathostoma

1. A comprehensive division of vertebrates, including all that have distinct jaws, in contrast with the leptocardians and marsipobranchs (Cyclostoma), which lack them. Alternative forms: Gnathostomata. Origin: NL, from Gr. The jaw +, the mouth. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gnathostoma

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gnathodynamometers
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gnathoplasties
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gnathopod
gnathopodite
gnathopodites
gnathopods
gnathoschisis
gnathostatics
gnathostegite
gnathostoma (current term)
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gnathostomiasis
gnatlike
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gnattiest
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gnatworm
gnatworms

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