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Pla*na"ri*a (?), n.; pl. L. Planariae (#), E. -rias (#). [NL. See Planary.] Zool.

Any species of turbellarian worms belonging to Planaria, and many allied genera. The body is usually flat, thin, and smooth. Some species, in warm countries, are terrestrial.


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