HyperDic: chordate

English > 2 senses of the word chordate:
NOUNanimalchordateany animal of the phylum Chordata having a notochord or spinal column
ADJECTIVEpertchordateof or relating to or characteristic of the Chordata
English > chordate: 2 senses > adjective 1, pert
MeaningOf or relating to or characteristic of the Chordata.
NounsChordatacomprises true vertebrates and animals having a notochord
chordateany animal of the phylum Chordata having a notochord or spinal column
English > chordate: 2 senses > noun 1, animal
MeaningAny animal of the phylum Chordata having a notochord or spinal column.
Member ofChordata, phylum ChordataComprises true vertebrates and animals having a notochord
NarrowercephalochordateFish-like animals having a notochord rather than a true spinal column
tunicate, urochordate, urochordPrimitive marine animal having a saclike unsegmented body and a urochord that is conspicuous in the larva
vertebrate, craniateanimals having a bony or cartilaginous skeleton with a segmented spinal column and a large brain enclosed in a skull or cranium
Broaderanimal, animate being, beast, brute, creature, faunaA living organism characterized by voluntary movement
Spanishchordata, cordado, cordados
Catalancordat
Adjectiveschordateof or relating to or characteristic of the Chordata

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