siphonoglyph

noun si·phono·glyph \ sīˈfänəˌglif , ˈsīfənōˌg- \
variants: or less commonly siphonoglyphe \ˌsīfəˈnäglə(ˌ)fē\

Definition of siphonoglyph

plural -s
:a special groove leading down into the gullet from a corner of the mouth in many anthozoans

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Origin and Etymology of siphonoglyph

siphon- + Greek glyphē carved work


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