neurocord

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

neuro- +‎ cord

Noun[edit]

neurocord (plural neurocords)

  1. (zoology) A cord-like organ composed of elastic fibres, situated above the ventral nervous cord of annelids such as the earthworm.

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.