Ectoprocta

plural noun
Ec·​to·​proc·​ta

Definition of Ectoprocta

in some classifications
: an order or subclass coextensive with Bryozoa used by those who use Bryozoa as a division of Molluscoidea

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Other Words from Ectoprocta

ectoproctous \ ¦⸗⸗¦⸗təs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Ectoprocta

New Latin, from ect- + -procta entry 1

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“Ectoprocta.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ectoprocta. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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