noun holo·nephros \¦hälō, ¦hōlō+\

Definition of holonephros

  1. :  a hypothetical generalized vertebrate kidney consisting of a single nephric tubule in each trunk segment of either side of the body

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Origin and Etymology of holonephros

New Latin, from hol- + -nephros

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capable of being understood in two ways

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