Definition of Annulosa
in some classifications
: a subkingdom of animals including forms with articulate bodies and a double ventral chain of ganglia and comprising the annelid worms and the arthropods
annulosan\-sən, -zən\ noun, plural
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Origin and Etymology of annulosa
New Latin, from Latin annulus ring + -osa (neuter plural of -osus) -ose
First Known Use: 1821
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