phylactolemata


phylactolemata
phy·lac·to·le·ma·ta

English syllables. 2014.

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  • Phylactolemata — Phylactolema Phy*lac to*le ma, Phylactolemata Phy*lac to*le ma*ta, n. pl. [NL.] (Zo[ o]l.) Same as {Phylactol[ae]ma}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • phylactolemata — see phylactolaema …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lophophore — Loph o*phore, n. [Gr. lo fos a crest or tuft + fe rein to bear.] (Zo[ o]l.) A disk which surrounds the mouth and bears the tentacles of the Bryozoa. See {Phylactolemata}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lophopoda — Lo*phop o*da, n. pl. [NL., from Gr. lo fos a crest or tuft + poda.] (Zo[ o]l.) Same as {Phylactolemata}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Phylactolema — Phy*lac to*le ma, Phylactolemata Phy*lac to*le ma*ta, n. pl. [NL.] (Zo[ o]l.) Same as {Phylactol[ae]ma}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Retentor — Re*ten tor, n. [L., a retainer.] (Zo[ o]l.) A muscle which serves to retain an organ or part in place, esp. when retracted. See Illust. of {Phylactolemata}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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