stichosome

noun

stich·​o·​some
ˈstikəˌsōm
plural -s
: a column of glandular cells associated with the esophagus of various nematodes

Word History

Etymology

Greek stichos row, line + English -some

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“Stichosome.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stichosome. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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