noun elyt·ro·phore \ə̇ˈli‧trəˌfō(ə)r, eˈli‧t-, ˈelə‧t-\

Definition of elytrophore



  1. :  a modified cuticular prominence to which an elytron of a polychaete worm is attached

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Origin and Etymology of elytrophore

elytr- + -phore

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a brief usually trivial fact

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