One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
An unsegmented worm-like larval form of certain tapeworms which develops from the procercoid.
Of, relating to, or of the nature of a plerocercoid.
Early 20th century. From German Plerocercoid from Hellenistic Greek πληρο- + ancient Greek κέρκος tail + German -oid.
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