connecting or linking, as a group of animals transitional between two other species, families, classes, etc.
annectent an·nec·tent (ə-něk’tənt)
Connected with; joined.
- Annectent gyrus
annectent gyrus annectent gyrus n. See transition gyrus.
a city in and the capital of Haute-Savoie, in SE France. a department in E France. 1775 sq. mi. (4595 sq. km). Capital: Annecy. Historical Examples I came to Annecy just six years after this event; Madam de Warrens was then eight—and—twenty, being born with the century. The Confessions of J. J. Rousseau, Complete Jean […]
any segmented worm of the phylum , including the earthworms, leeches, and various marine forms. belonging or pertaining to the . Historical Examples Between the turbellarian and the annelid many aberrant lines diverged. The Whence and the Whither of Man John Mason Tyler He isolated the first two blastomeres of the egg of Lanice, an […]
the phylum comprising the . Historical Examples Annelida, an-el′i-da, n. a class of animals comprising the red-blooded worms, having a long body composed of numerous rings. Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various In Mollusca its fate presents the same variations as in Annelida. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 3 […]