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

New Latin Rhabdocoela, from rhabdo- + New Latin -coela -coele

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“Rhabdocoele.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rhabdocoele. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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