Acoelomate meaning

ə-sēlə-māt
An animal that lacks a coelom. Acoelomates, which include flatworms and tapeworms, exhibit bilateral symmetry and have no body cavity between the gut and the epidermis.
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An animal that lacks a coelom. Acoelomates, which include flatworms and tapeworms, exhibit bilateral symmetry and have no body cavity between the gut and the epidermis.
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(zoology) Any animal without a coelom.
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(zoology) Having no coelom.
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Origin of acoelomate

  • New Latin Acoelōmata group name a– Greek koilōma koilōmat- cavity coelom

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • a- +"Ž coelomate

    From Wiktionary