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ectoproct

[ek-tuh-prokt] /ˈɛk təˌprɒkt/
noun
1.
bryozoan; formerly, one of two broad types of bryozoan.
Compare entoproct.
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ectoproct

/ˈɛktəʊˌprɒkt/
noun, adjective
1.
another word for bryozoan
Word Origin
from ecto- + -proct, from Greek prōktos rectum
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