[L. anellus, diminutive of anus, a ring + -ida]
The phylum that includes earthworms, leeches, and other segmented worms. Some annelids are intermediate hosts for parasitic worms.
SEE: leech; SEE: medicinal leech
Venes, Donald, editor. "Annelida." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 24th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2021. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/770301/all/Annelida.
Annelida. In: Venes DD, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/770301/all/Annelida. Accessed June 9, 2023.
Annelida. (2021). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary (24th ed.). F.A. Davis Company. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/770301/all/Annelida
Annelida [Internet]. In: Venes DD, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. [cited 2023 June 09]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/770301/all/Annelida.
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