acoelomate

noun acoe·lo·mate \ (ˌ)ā-ˈsē-lə-ˌmāt \

Definition of acoelomate

:an invertebrate lacking a coelom; especially :one belonging to the group comprising the flatworms and nemerteans and characterized by bilateral symmetry and a digestive cavity that is the only internal cavity

acoelomate

adjective

First Known Use of acoelomate

circa 1889


Medical Dictionary

acoelomate

noun acoe·lo·mate \ (ˈ)ā-ˈsē-lə-ˌmāt \

medical Definition of acoelomate

:an invertebrate lacking a coelom; especially :one belonging to the group comprising the flatworms and nemerteans (class Nemertea or Nemertinea) and characterized by bilateral symmetry and a digestive cavity that is the only internal cavity

acoelomate

adjective


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