Odontophore meaning

ō-dŏntə-fôr
A structure in most mollusks over which the radula is drawn back and forth during feeding.
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A muscular structure of most mollusks, usually protrusile, supporting the radula.
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A projection in the mouths of most molluscs; it is used, with the radula to break up food.
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Origin of odontophore

  • odonto- +"Ž -phore

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