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tunicate

tu·ni·cate

tunicate

 
pronunciation:
tu nih kiht [or] tu nih keIt
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
part of speech: noun
definition: any of several marine chordates, such as sea squirts, having a saclike body enclosed in a thick membrane or tunic.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or covered with concentric layers, as a bulb or an onion.
definition 2: having a mantle or tunic.