Ectoprocta
Ectoprocta Ec`to*proc"ta, n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. 'ekto`s outside outside + ? the anus.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of Bryozoa in which the anus lies outside the circle of tentacles. [1913 Webster]

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