New Latin clītellumsing. of Latin clītellaepacksaddleklei- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Clitellum Sentence Examples
The clitellum consists of a thickening of the epidermis, and is of two forms among the Oligochaeta.
It is therefore obviously much thicker than the clitellum in the limicolous forms. The position of the clitellum, which is universal in occurrence, varies much as does the number of component segments.
There are a clitellum and sperm ducts which though like nephridia have a larger funnel and a less complexly wound duct.