clitell

(L). A pack saddle

Dictionary of word roots and combining forms . . 2013.

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  • clitellar — clitellˈar adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑clitellum …   Useful english dictionary

  • postclitellian — postclitellian, a. (n.) Zool. ( klaɪˈtɛlɪən) [f. post B. 2 + clitell um + ian.] Belonging to that division of earthworms in which the male genital apertures are situated behind the clitellum or thickened band. b. n. An earthworm of this division …   Useful english dictionary

  • preclitellian — preclitellian, a. (n.) Zool. ( klaɪˈtɛlɪən) [f. pre B. 3 + clitell um + ian.] Belonging to that division of earthworms which have the male genital apertures in front of the clitellum. b. n. An earthworm of this division. [see intraclitellian] …   Useful english dictionary

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