peritroch

noun peri·troch \ˈperə‧ˌträk\

Definition of peritroch

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  an embryo or larva surrounded by a band of cilia

  2. 2 :  a band of cilia

peritrochal

\pəˈri‧trəkəl\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of peritroch

peri- + -troch


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