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Medical Term:

Bunostomum

Pronunciation: bū′nō-stō′mŭm

Definition: A genus of hookworms (family Ancylostomatidae, subfamily Necatorinae) found in cattle and other herbivores; similar to Necator.

[G. bounos, hill, mound, + stoma, mouth]

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