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gordiacea


gordiacea


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gordiacea  \Gor`di*a"ce*a\,  n.  pl  [NL.  See  {Gordian},  1.] 
  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  division  of  nematoid  worms,  including  the  hairworms  or  hair 
  eels  ({Gordius}  and  {Mermis}).  See  {Gordius},  and 
  Illustration  in  Appendix.