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noun plural Ki·no·rhyn·cha \ˌkī-nō-ˈriŋ-kə, ˌkin-ō-\

Medical Definition of Kinorhyncha

  1. :  a class of Aschelminthes or a separate phylum comprising minute marine worms of uncertain systematic position having certain resemblances to arthropods and annelids but probably more closely related to the nematodes

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