trypa

noun
try·​pa | \ ˈtrīpə \
plural -s

Definition of trypa

: a pore in the front wall of the zooecium of a bryozoan

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Other Words from trypa

trypiate \ ˈtripēə̇t , -​ēˌāt \ adjective

History and Etymology for trypa

New Latin, from Greek trypa, trypē hole

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“Trypa.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trypa. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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