Hoplonemertea

plural noun
Hop·​lo·​nemertea | \ ¦häplō+ \

Definition of Hoplonemertea

: an order of Nemertea (class Enopla) comprising variable forms with the proboscis armed with stylets and with an intestinal cecum

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Other Words from Hoplonemertea

hoplonemertean \ "+ \ adjective

History and Etymology for Hoplonemertea

New Latin, from hoplo- + Nemertea

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“Hoplonemertea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Hoplonemertea. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.

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