plural noun An·o·pla \ˈanəplə\

Definition of Anopla

  1. :  a class or other division of Nemertea comprising forms in which the mouth is posterior to the brain and the proboscis lacks stylets and including the orders Palaeonemertea and Heteronemertea

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Origin and Etymology of anopla

New Latin, from Greek anoplos

First Known Use: 1869

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to cast off or become cast off

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