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pseudocoel

[soo-doh-seel] /ˈsu doʊˌsil/
noun, Zoology
1.
the body cavity of certain invertebrate metazoan animals between the body wall and the intestine, which is not lined with a mesodermal epithelium.
Also, pseudocele, pseudocoele, pseudocoelom, pseudocelom
[soo-doh-see-luh m] /ˌsu doʊˈsi ləm/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; pseudo- + -coel
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