Appendiculata

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. pl Appendiculata (Zoöl) An order of annelids; the Polychæta.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • appendiculata A name given by E. R. Lankester to a phylum or prime group of the animal kingdom, including those forms which have lateral locomotive appendages and usually a segmented body. It is a loose and inexact synonym of Arthropoda, together with Rotifera and Chætopoda. See Arthropoda.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

SUB-PHYLUM ARTHROPODA (of the Phylum Appendiculata).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 6" by Various
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