Anaxonia

plural noun
An·​ax·​o·​nia | \ ˌaˌnakˈsōnēə \

Definition of Anaxonia

: the organisms that have no distinct axis regarded as a group opposed to Axonia

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First Known Use of Anaxonia

1886, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Anaxonia

New Latin, from an- + Axonia

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“Anaxonia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Anaxonia. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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