Achordata

plural noun
Achor·da·ta | \ ¦āˌ-kȯr-ˈdä-tə , -ˈdā-tə \

Definition of Achordata 

: an arbitrary subdivision of the animal kingdom including all animals lacking a notochord opposed to Chordata

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Other words from Achordata

achordate \(ˈ)ā-¦kȯr-ˌdāt, -dət \ adjective or noun

First Known Use of Achordata

1889, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Achordata

New Latin, from a- entry 2 + Chordata

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Dictionary Entries near Achordata

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achras

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