rhabdocoele

noun
rhab·​do·​coele | \ ˈrab-də-ˌsēl How to pronounce rhabdocoele (audio) \

Definition of rhabdocoele

: a turbellarian worm (order Rhabdocoela) with an unbranched intestine

First Known Use of rhabdocoele

1883, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rhabdocoele

borrowed from New Latin Rhabdocoela, order name, from rhabdo- rhabdo- + -coela -coele

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“Rhabdocoele.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rhabdocoele. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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