Definition of Urochord

1. Noun. Primitive marine animal having a saclike unsegmented body and a urochord that is conspicuous in the larva.




2. Noun. A notochord of a larval tunicate typically confined to the caudal region.
Generic synonyms: Notochord

Definition of Urochord

1. n. The central axis or cord in the tail of larval ascidians and of certain adult tunicates.

2. n. The central axis or cord in the tail of larval ascidians and of certain adult tunicates.

Definition of Urochord

1. Noun. (biology) a notochord that is limited to the caudal region; especially in the Urochordata ¹

2. Noun. any marine organism of the Urochordata ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Urochord

1. a rodlike structure in certain lower vertebrates [n -S]

Medical Definition of Urochord

1. The central axis or cord in the tail of larval ascidians and of certain adult tunicates. Alternative forms: urocord. Origin: 2d uro- + chord. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Urochord

urobilinuria
uroboric
urocanase
urocanate
urocanate hydratase
urocanic
urocanic acid
urocanic aciduria
urocanicase
urocele
uroceles
urocerata
urocheras
urochesia
urochezia
urochord (current term)
urochorda
urochordal
urochordata
urochordate
urochordates
urochords
urochrome
urochromes
urochromogen
urochs
urochses
urocord
urocords
urocrisia

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