solenocyte

noun
so·​leno·​cyte | \ sōˈlēnəˌsīt, -len- \
plural -s

Definition of solenocyte

: any of various modified tubular flagellated cells occurring in the nephridia of the larvae of some annelids, mollusks, and rotifers and of a few lancelets

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Other Words from solenocyte

solenocytic \ ⸗¦⸗⸗¦sitik \ adjective

History and Etymology for solenocyte

solen- + -cyte

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“Solenocyte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/solenocyte. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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