coelomoduct

noun
coe·​lo·​mo·​duct | \ -ˌdəkt \

Definition of coelomoduct

: an excretory and genital duct that is typical of certain invertebrates (as annelid worms) and has a wide and usually ciliated lumen opening into the coelom by a broad funnel and terminating externally by a small pore in the body wall

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History and Etymology for coelomoduct

coelom + -o- + duct

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“Coelomoduct.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coelomoduct. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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