polytroch

adjective
poly·​troch | \ ˈpälē‧ˌträk, -lə̇‧ˌt- \
variants: or polytrochal \ pəˈli‧trəkəl \ or polytrochous \ -​kəs \

Definition of polytroch

: having many circles of cilia polytroch larvae

History and Etymology for polytroch

polytroch from New Latin polytrochus, from poly- + -trochus having (such) a ciliated band; polytrochal from New Latin polytrochus + English -al; polytrochous from New Latin polytrochus

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“Polytroch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polytroch. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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