plural noun Cryp·to·sto·ma·ta \ˌkriptəˈstōmətə\

Definition of Cryptostomata

  1. :  a group of Paleozoic bryozoa (class Gymnolaemata) in which the true apertures of the zooecia are concealed at the bottom of vestibular tubes


adjective or noun

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Origin and Etymology of cryptostomata

New Latin, from crypt- + -stomata

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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