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typhlosole

[tif-luh-sohl] /ˈtɪf ləˌsoʊl/
noun, Zoology
1.
(in annelids and many bivalve mollusks) an infolding along the inner wall of the intestine.
Origin of typhlosole
1855-1860
1855-60; < Greek typhlo- (combining form of typhlós blind) + -sole (apparently irregular shortening of Greek sōlḗn pipe, channel)
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