from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The circulatory fluid of certain invertebrates, analogous to blood in arthropods and to lymph in other invertebrates.
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- n. A circulating fluid in the bodies of some invertebrates that is the equivalent of blood.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The nutritive fluid, comparable to blood or lymph, which occupies the body-cavity of some invertebrates, as polyzoans.
- n. The blood and the lymph considered together.
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