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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of numerous animals belonging to a certain phylum including all vertebrates and certain marine animals, such as the lancelets.

Usage examples (36)
  • There was no first chordate, not as an individual.
  • A tadpole-like beastie similar to the chordate amphioxus.
  • Here we are with an echinoderm, a mollusc, and a chordate.
  • However, no known chordate has stalked eyes or a ventral foot. for more
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