One type of annelid, the tiger leech.Licensed from iStockPhoto
Origin: ; from Modern Latin ; from French annélide ; from annelés, ringed ; from Classical Latin annellus, diminutive of anulus, a ring: see annular
- annelidan adjective
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Origin: From New Latin Annelida, phylum name, from French annelés, pl. past participle of anneler, to ring, from Old French anel, ring, from Latin ānellus, diminutive of ānus, ring.
annelid - Science Definition
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