Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

2017 Word of the Year

typhlosole

[tif-luh-sohl] /ˈtɪf ləˌsoʊl/
noun, Zoology.
1.
(in annelids and many bivalve mollusks) an infolding along the inner wall of the intestine.
Origin of typhlosole
1855-1860
1855-60; < Greek typhlo- (combining form of typhlós blind) + -sole (apparently irregular shortening of Greek sōlḗn pipe, channel)
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for typhlosole
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Nearby words for typhlosole

Word Value for typhlosole

0
19
Scrabble Words With Friends