Definition of Scolecid
1. a worm [n -S]
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Literary usage of Scolecid
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1. Chambers's Encyclopædia: A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People (1878)
"Ko scolecid has a definitely segmented body, or bilaterally disposed successive pairs of appendages, nor has it a longitudinal clain of ganglia. ..."
2. The Evolution of Man: A Popular Exposition of the Principal Points of Human by Ernst Heinrich Philipp August Haeckel (1897)
"The sexes are separated, while our scolecid ancestors were probably hermaphrodite.145 From a branch of the Soft-worms, the group of Chorda- animals ..."
3. An Introduction to the Classification of Animals by Thomas Henry Huxley (1869)
"... or scolecid, has a definitely segmented body or bilaterally disposed successive pairs of appendages. None of these animals has a longitudinal chain of ..."
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