bothrium


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bothrium

[′bäth·rē·əm]
(invertebrate zoology)
A suction groove on the scolex of pseudophyllidean tapeworms.
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Bothrium An organ of attachment (sucker) in the form of a grove on the scolex of some tapeworms.