deuterostome

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Etymology[edit]

δεύτερος (deúteros, second) + στόμα (stóma, mouth)

Noun[edit]

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deuterostome (plural deuterostomes)

  1. (biology) any animal in which the initial pore formed during gastrulation becomes the anus, and the second pore becomes the mouth

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