Convoluta

noun
Con·​vo·​lu·​ta | \ ˌkänvəˈlütə \

Definition of Convoluta

: a genus of marine acoelous flatworms (the type of the family Convolutidae) including a number of forms having symbiotic algae in the parenchyma

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History and Etymology for Convoluta

New Latin, from Latin, feminine of convolutus

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“Convoluta.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Convoluta. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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