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cys·ti·cer·cus

npl  -cer*ci   :  a tapeworm larva that consists of a fluid-filled sac containing an invaginated scolex, is situated in the tissues of an intermediate host, and is capable of developing into an adult tapeworm when eaten by a suitable definitive host - called also bladder worm , measle  cys*ti*cer*cal adj 
 
 
 
Similar sounding terms:  cys·to·cer·cous 

 
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