ectosome

noun

ec·​to·​some
plural -s
: the cortical part of a sponge

Word History

Etymology

ect- + -some

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“Ectosome.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ectosome. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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