Perisome
Perisome Per"i*some, n. [Pref. peri- + -some body.] (Zo["o]l.) The entire covering of an invertebrate animal, as echinoderm or c[oe]lenterate; the integument. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • perisome — noun The outer body of an invertebrate; the integument …   Wiktionary

  • perisome — peri·some …   English syllables

  • perisome — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Perisoma — Per i*so ma, n.; pl. {Perisomata}. [NL.] (Zo[ o]l.) Same as {Perisome}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Perisomata — Perisoma Per i*so ma, n.; pl. {Perisomata}. [NL.] (Zo[ o]l.) Same as {Perisome}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • perisomatic — adjective Of or pertaining to a perisome …   Wiktionary

  • perisoma — noun see perisome …   Useful english dictionary

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