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- n. A perivisceral cavity made by an invagination of an ectoderm.
- n. epicœlia
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In anatomy, same as epicœlia.
- n. In zoology, a perivisceral cavity formed by an invagination of the ectoderm, as the atrium of an ascidian. It is also that kind of body-cavity which the vertebrates are considered to possess.
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