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noun [C] uk   /ˈteɪp.wɜːm/  us   /-wɝːm/
a long, flat parasite (= an organism that lives in another from which it gets its food) which lives inside the bowels of humans and other animals
Translations of “tapeworm”
in Chinese (Traditional) 絛蟲…
in Chinese (Simplified) 绦虫…
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