ommatophore(redirected from ommatophorous)
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A movable stalk supporting an eye, as found in certain invertebrates.
[Greek omma, ommat-, eye; see okw- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots + -phore.]
(Zoology) zoology a movable stalk or tentacle bearing an eye, occurring in lower animals such as crabs and snails
[C19: from Greek omma eye + -phore]