typhlosole

noun
typh·​lo·​sole
plural -s

Definition of typhlosole

: a longitudinal fold of the wall projecting into the cavity of the intestine especially in bivalve mollusks, some annelids, and starfishes

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History and Etymology for typhlosole

typhl- + Greek sōlēn channel, pipe

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“Typhlosole.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/typhlosole. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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