chaetopod

chaetopod

[kee-tuh-pod]
noun
any annelid of the class or group Chaetopoda, having the body composed of more or less similar segments with muscular processes bearing setae.

Origin:
1860–65; < Neo-Latin Chaetopoda; see chaeto-, -pod

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chaetopod (ˈkiːtəˌpɒd)
 
n
oligochaete See polychaete any annelid worm of the classes Oligochaeta or Polychaeta
 
[C19: from New Latin Chaetopoda; see chaeta, -pod]

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