armed Gephyreans
Echiuroidea Ech`i*u*roi"de*a, n. pl. [NL., fr. echiurus, the name of one genus (Gr. 'e`chis an adder + o'yra` tail) + -oid.] (Zo["o]l.) A division of Annelida which includes the genus {Echiurus} and allies. They are often classed among the Gephyrea, and called the {armed Gephyreans}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Echiuroidea — Ech i*u*roi de*a, n. pl. [NL., fr. echiurus, the name of one genus (Gr. e chis an adder + o yra tail) + oid.] (Zo[ o]l.) A division of Annelida which includes the genus {Echiurus} and allies. They are often classed among the Gephyrea, and called… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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