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dracunculus


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dracunculus  \Dra*cun"cu*lus\,  n.;  pl  {Dracunculi}.  [L.,  dim.  of 
  draco  dragon.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  a  A  fish;  the  dragonet. 
  b  The  Guinea  worm  ({Filaria  medinensis}). 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Dracunculus 
  n  1:  tuberous  herbaceous  perennials:  dragon  arum  [syn:  {Dracunculus}, 
  {genus  Dracunculus}] 
  2:  type  genus  of  the  family  Dracunculidae  [syn:  {Dracunculus}, 
  {genus  Dracunculus}] 




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