display | more...

Gas*trot"ri*cha (?), n. pl., [NL., fr. Gr. belly + , , hair.] Zool.

A group of small wormlike animals, having cilia on the ventral side. The group is regarded as an ancestral or synthetic one, related to rotifers and annelids.


© Webster 1913.

Log in or register to write something here or to contact authors.