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Definition of Taenia
TaeniaTaenia T[ae]"ni*a, n.; pl. T[ae]ni[ae]. [L., a ribbon, a
1. (Zo["o]l.) A genus of intestinal worms which includes the
common tapeworms of man. See Tapeworm.
2. (Anat.) A band; a structural line; -- applied to several
bands and lines of nervous matter in the brain.
3. (Arch.) The fillet, or band, at the bottom of a Doric
frieze, separating it from the architrave. TaeniaBladder Blad"der, n. [OE. bladder, bleddre, AS. bl?dre,
bl?ddre; akin to Icel. bla?ra, SW. bl["a]ddra, Dan. bl[ae]re,
D. blaar, OHG. bl[=a]tara the bladder in the body of animals,
G. blatter blister, bustule; all fr. the same root as AS.
bl[=a]wan, E. blow, to puff. See Blow to puff.]
1. (Anat.) A bag or sac in animals, which serves as the
receptacle of some fluid; as, the urinary bladder; the
gall bladder; -- applied especially to the urinary
bladder, either within the animal, or when taken out and
inflated with air.
2. Any vesicle or blister, especially if filled with air, or
a thin, watery fluid.
3. (Bot.) A distended, membranaceous pericarp.
4. Anything inflated, empty, or unsound. ``To swim with
bladders of philosophy.' --Rochester.
Bladder nut, or Bladder tree (Bot.), a genus of plants
(Staphylea) with bladderlike seed pods.
Bladder pod (Bot.), a genus of low herbs (Vesicaria) with
inflated seed pods.
Bladdor senna (Bot.), a genus of shrubs (Colutea), with
membranaceous, inflated pods.
Bladder worm (Zo["o]l.), the larva of any species of
tapeworm (T[ae]nia), found in the flesh or other parts
of animals. See Measle, Cysticercus.
Bladder wrack (Bot.), the common black rock weed of the
seacoast (Fucus nodosus and F. vesiculosus) -- called
also bladder tangle. See Wrack. Taenia 2. (Veter. Med.) A disease of cattle and swine in which the
flesh is filled with the embryos of different varieties of
3. A disease of trees. [Obs.]
4. pl. (Zo["o]l.) The larv[ae] of any tapeworm (T[ae]nia)
in the cysticerus stage, when contained in meat. Called
also bladder worms.
Meaning of Taenia from wikipedia
- Taenia solium
is the pork tapeworm, a tapeworm belonging
to the cyclophyllid cestode family
Taeniidae. It is found throughout
and is most common...
- Taenia saginata
saginatus), commonly known
as the beef tapeworm, is a zoonotic tapeworm belonging
to the order Cyclophyllidea
is a genus
(a type of helminth) that includes
some important parasites
of livestock. Members
of the genus
coli, three separate longitudinal ribbons
of smooth muscle
of the large intestine Taenia
thalami, a superior surface
- sigmoid colon
of these bands
are fixed. They are- One taenia
libera, is placed anteriorly
in the cae****, ascending, descending
- infection within
by adult tapeworms belonging
to the genus Taenia
no or only mild symptoms. Symptoms
asiatica, commonly known
as Asian taenia
tapeworm, is a parasitic tapeworm
and pigs. It is one of the three species
- infectious parasitic disease cysticercosis
that is caused
by the infection
solium, a tapeworm found
in pigs. Neurocysticercosis occurs
- Taenia taeniaeformis
is a parasitic
tapeworm, with cats as the primary definitive
dogs can also be the definitive
host. The intermediate...
serialis, also known
as a canid
tapeworm, is found within canines
such as foxes
and dogs. Adult
of carnivores, particularly...
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