Origin of annelid; from Modern Latin Annelida (pl.) ; from French annélides ; from (animaux) annelés, ringed (animals) ; from past participle of anneler, to encircle ; from Old French anel, a ring ; from Classical Latin annellus, diminutive of anulus, a ring: see annular
Origin of annelidFrom New Latin Annelida, phylum name, from French annelés, pl. past participle of anneler, to ring, from Old French anel, ring, from Latin anellus, diminutive of anus, ring.
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