Definition of Secernentea in English:

Secernentea

Line breaks: Secer|nen¦tea
Pronunciation: /ˌsɪsəːˈnɛntɪə
 
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noun

Zoology
Another term for Phasmida (sense 2).
More example sentences
  • The four species of nematodes for which complete gene arrangements have been published are all in the class Secernentea.

Origin

modern Latin (plural), from Latin secernent- 'separating', from the verb secernere.

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