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A class of minute transparent planktonic animals related to the sea squirts. They have a body that is typically enclosed in a gelatinous “house” that is regularly shed and replaced.
- ‘Within the urochordates, both genes placed Oikopleura (class Larvacea) as the sister group to all other urochordates.’
Modern Latin (plural), from larva.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.