agastric


agastric
adj. [Gr. a, without; gaster, stomach]
Lacking a digestive tract or cavity.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • Agastric — A*gas tric ([.a]*g[a^]s tr[i^]k), a. [Gr. a priv. + gasth r stomach.] (Physiol.) Having to stomach, or distinct digestive canal, as the tapeworm. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • agastric — Without stomach or digestive tract. [G. a priv. + gaster, belly] * * * agas·tric ( )ā gas trik adj lacking a stomach or distinct digestive canal <the tapeworm is agastric> …   Medical dictionary

  • agastric — (ˈ)ā|gastrik adjective Etymology: a (II) + Greek gastr , gastēr stomach + English ic zoology : having no stomach or distinct digestive canal the tapeworm is agastric …   Useful english dictionary

  • agastric — lacking a stomach. Some fishes, such as herbivorous Cyprinidae, lack a true stomach …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • agastric — adjective Having no alimentary canal; lacking a stomach, intestines, or digestive tract …   Wiktionary

  • agastric — adj. not pertaining to the stomach …   English contemporary dictionary

  • agastric — agas·tric …   English syllables

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