Stylochus

noun Sty·lo·chus \ˈstīləkəs\

Definition of Stylochus

  1. :  a genus (the type of the family Stylochidae) of large polyclad flatworms with an oval flat body, short tentacles, and pharynx with several accessory lobes

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Origin and Etymology of stylochus

New Latin, from 2styl- + Greek ochos one that holds, from echein to have, hold — more at scheme


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