Definitions for urochordateˌyʊər əˈkɔr deɪt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

u•ro•chor•dateˌyʊər əˈkɔr deɪt(adj.)

  1. having a urochord.

    Category: Invertebrates, Zoology

  2. Category: Zoology

    Ref: tunicate.

Origin of urochordate:

1945–50; < NL Urochordata; see uro -2, chord1, -ata

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tunicate, urochordate, urochord(noun)

    primitive marine animal having a saclike unsegmented body and a urochord that is conspicuous in the larva


  1. urochordate(Noun)

    Any marine invertebrate of the subphylum Urochordata; the sea squirts


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