[ kawr-dey-tuh, -dah- ]
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the phylum comprising the chordates.
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Words nearby Chordata
chorale prelude, choral speaking, chord, chordal, chordamesoderm, Chordata, chordate, chorda tendinea, chordates, chord chart, chordee
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How to use Chordata in a sentence
The higher animals begin with the twelfth phylum, namely, the Chordata, or vertebrates.The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide|Augusta Foote Arnold
Is such an element to be recognized in the head of the Chordata?The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III (of 4)|Francis Maitland Balfour
So we see that the Arthropods, unlike the worms and the Chordata, have obliterated all record of their poor relations.
Let us now consider some other creatures that resemble vertebrates in some ways, and help to form the group of Chordata.
Perforating gills (of vertebrates and other chordata), 142, 144.