Definition of Myzostoma in English:

Myzostoma

noun

Zoology
  • An annelid worm of the genus Myzostoma or the class Myzostomida.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in American Naturalist. From scientific Latin Myzostoma, genus name from ancient Greek μύζειν to suck + stoma.

Pronunciation

Myzostoma

/ˌmʌɪzə(ʊ)ˈstəʊmə/