Chillostomata
Chilostoma Chi*los"to*ma, Chilostomata Chi*lo*stom"a*ta, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? + ?, ?, outh.] (Zo["o]l.) An extensive suborder of marine Bryozoa, mostly with calcareous shells. They have a movable lip and a lid to close the aperture of the cells. [Also written {Chillostomata}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Chilostoma — Chi*los to*ma, Chilostomata Chi*lo*stom a*ta, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? + ?, ?, outh.] (Zo[ o]l.) An extensive suborder of marine Bryozoa, mostly with calcareous shells. They have a movable lip and a lid to close the aperture of the cells. [Also… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chilostomata — Chilostoma Chi*los to*ma, Chilostomata Chi*lo*stom a*ta, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ? + ?, ?, outh.] (Zo[ o]l.) An extensive suborder of marine Bryozoa, mostly with calcareous shells. They have a movable lip and a lid to close the aperture of the cells …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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