variants or less commonly paragastral
: situated near the stomach
: being the cavity or one of the cavities of a sponge into which the radial canals open and which opens outwardly through the cloaca

Word History


para- entry 1 + gastric, gastral

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“Paragastric.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jul. 2024.

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