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Nem·a·to·mor·pha

n pl :  a phylum that is related to the phylum Aschelminthes and comprises the horsehair worms which were formerly often grouped with the nematodes but are distinguished from these by possession of a true body cavity, gonads discontinuous with their ducts, and an atrophied digestive tract in the adult nem*a*to*morph n or adj 
 
   

 
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