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polyclad

[pol-ee-klad] /ˈpɒl iˌklæd/
noun
1.
any free-swimming, marine flatworm of the order Polycladida, having a broad, flat body and a many-branched gastrovascular cavity.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; < Neo-Latin Polycladus genus name < Greek polýklados many-branched. See poly-, clado-
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