noun aph·o·dus \ˈafədəs\

Definition of aphodus



\-ˌdī, -ˌdē\
  1. :  a short canal in rhagon sponges leading from a flagellated chamber to an excurrent canal

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Origin and Etymology of aphodus

New Latin, from Greek aphodos going away, from apo- + hodos way — more at cede

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a brief usually trivial fact

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