Cyclostoma
Cyclostomata Cy`clo*stom"a*ta (s?`kl?-st?m"?-t?), ||Cyclostoma Cy*clos"to*ma (s?-kl?s"t?-m?), n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ky`klos circle + sto`ma, -atos mouth.] (Zo["o]l.) A division of Bryozoa, in which the cells have circular apertures. [1913 Webster]

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  • cyclostoma — cy·clos·to·ma …   English syllables

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  • Cyclostomata — Cy clo*stom a*ta (s? kl? st?m ? t?), ||Cyclostoma Cy*clos to*ma (s? kl?s t? m?), n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. ky klos circle + sto ma, atos mouth.] (Zo[ o]l.) A division of Bryozoa, in which the cells have circular apertures. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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