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Categories: Taxa named by Carl Linnaeus, Traditional medicine, Animals described in 1758, Biologically-based therapies, Leeches
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medicinal leech  Hirudo medicinalis  European Medical Leech  European medicinal leech  H. medicinalis
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Large European freshwater leech formerly used for bloodletting WordNet 3.0
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Large European freshwater leech formerly used for bloodletting WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Hirudo medicinalis, the European medicinal leech, is one of several species of leeches used as "medicinal leeches". Wikipedia
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