Rhynchocoela \Rhyn`cho*c[oe]"la\, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. "ry`gchos snout + koi`los hollow.] (Zo["o]l.) Same as {Nemertina}. -- {Rhyn`cho*c[oe]"lous}, a. [1913 Webster]

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