filaria

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19th Century, New Latin Filaria (former name of genus), from Latin filum (thread).

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filaria (plural filariae)

  1. Any of the parasitic nematode worms of Filarioidea superfamily that live in the blood of vertebrates and is transmitted by insects: the cause of filariasis.

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filaria f (plural filarie)

  1. filaria

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