prototroch

noun

pro·​to·​troch
ˈprōtə‧ˌträk
plural -s
: the ciliated band or ring characteristic of trochophore larvae
prototrochal
prōtä‧trəkəl
adjective

Word History

Etymology

prot- + -troch

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“Prototroch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prototroch. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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