An·​nu·​la·​ta | \ ˌanyəˈlätə, -ātə \

Definition of Annulata

 (Entry 1 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of annelida


plural noun
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Definition of Annulata (Entry 2 of 2)

in some classifications
: a major division of Invertebrata comprising bilaterally symmetrical animals with true metamerism and including the annelids, arthropods, and a few related forms

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First Known Use of Annulata

Plural noun

1819, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Annulata

New Latin, from Latin, neuter plural of annulatus

Plural noun

New Latin, from Latin

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“Annulata.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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