atrocha

noun
at·​ro·​cha | \ ˈa‧trəkə \
plural -s

Definition of atrocha

: a chaetopod larva lacking the preoral circle of cilia and having most of the body uniformly ciliated

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Other Words from atrocha

atrochal \ -​kəl \ adjective

History and Etymology for atrocha

New Latin, from a- entry 2 + -trocha (from Greek trochos wheel)

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“Atrocha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/atrocha. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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