<zoology> A defensive cell containing a minute rodlike structure which may be expelled. Such cells are found in certain Turbellaria.

See: Sagitta, and Cyst.

(01 Mar 1998)

sagittal synostosis, sagittarius, sagittary, sagittate < Prev | Next > sago, sagoin, sago spleen, saguinus

Bookmark with: icon icon icon icon iconword visualiser Go and visit our forums Community Forums