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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Chordata, phylum Chordata(noun)

    comprises true vertebrates and animals having a notochord

Webster Dictionary

  1. Chordata

    a comprehensive division of animals including all Vertebrata together with the Tunicata, or all those having a dorsal nervous cord

  2. Origin: [NL., fr. L. chorda cord.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Chordata

    Phylum in the domain Eukarya, comprised of animals either with fully developed backbones (VERTEBRATES), or those with notochords only during some developmental stage (CHORDATA, NONVERTEBRATE).

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