Definitions

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  • n. a mouth-covering lobe or ridge in bryozoans and phoronids
  • n. a plate in front of the mouth of some types of crustacean

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as epistoma.

Etymologies

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New Latin epistoma, from Ancient Greek ἐπί (epi, "on, upon, over") + στόμα (stoma, "mouth").

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