Echinodermata

noun plural
Echi·​no·​der·​ma·​ta | \ -nə-ˈdər-mət-ə How to pronounce Echinodermata (audio) \

Medical Definition of Echinodermata

: a phylum of radially symmetrical coelomate marine animals consisting of the starfishes, sea urchins, and related forms

Other Words from Echinodermata

echinodermatous \ i-​ˌkī-​nə-​ˈdər-​mət-​əs How to pronounce echinodermatous (audio) \ adjective
echinoderm \ i-​ˈkī-​nə-​ˌdərm How to pronounce echinoderm (audio) \ noun

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“Echinodermata.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Echinodermata. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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