gastrovascular

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adjective gas·tro·vas·cu·lar \ˌga-strō-ˈva-skyə-lər\

Definition of gastrovascular

  1. :  functioning in both digestion and circulation the gastrovascular cavity of a coelenterate

Origin and Etymology of gastrovascular

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1876


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