from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • plural proper n. Same as tunicata.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • The tunicates or ascidians regarded as a branch of Chordata, correlated with Hemichorda, Cephalochorda, and Craniata: same as Ascidia, 1: so called from the possession, permanently or transiently, of a urochord.
  • Provided with a urochord; urochordate; of or pertaining to the urochord or the Urochorda. Compare notochordal, parachordal.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. tunicates


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