Pildia
Pilidium Pi*lid"i*um, n.; pl. {Pildia}. [NL., fr. Gr. ?, dim. of ? a cap.] (Zo["o]l.) The free-swimming, hat-shaped larva of certain nemertean worms. It has no resemblance to its parent, and the young worm develops in its interior. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pilidium — Pi*lid i*um, n.; pl. {Pildia}. [NL., fr. Gr. ?, dim. of ? a cap.] (Zo[ o]l.) The free swimming, hat shaped larva of certain nemertean worms. It has no resemblance to its parent, and the young worm develops in its interior. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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