Definition of nephridiopore in English:

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nephridiopore

Pronunciation: /nəˈfridēəˌpôr/

noun

Zoology
The external opening of a nephridium.
Example sentences
  • These excretory organs open through nephridiopores on the ventral surface of the body wall.
  • Expulsion of resorufin was readily observed from the nephridiopore during observation of the labelled parasites.
  • In both there is a single pair of metanephridia and they are anterior with an anterior nephridiopore.

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Syllabification: ne·phrid·io·pore

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